The Cornish Trilogy

Robertson Davies' trilogy about the life and death of Francis Cornish, art expert and millionaire philanthropist, dramatised by Roger Danes.

With Matt Zimmerman, Elaine Claxton, Buffy Davis and Barbara Barnes.

Directed by Patrick Rayner.

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01The Death Card2001012820010203

Robertson Davies' trilogy about the life and death of Francis Cornish, art expert and millionaire philanthropist, dramatised by Roger Danes.

With Matt Zimmerman, Elaine Claxton, Buffy Davis and Barbara Barnes.

Directed by Patrick Rayner.As Francis Cornish, art expert and millionaire philanthropist, looks down from Limbo, nervously awaiting whatever is in store for his soul, his family and colleagues in Toronto oversee the disposal of his art collection.

02The Knave Of Coins2001020420010210

Rev Darcourt's ferreting into Cornish's past is beginning to shine light into some very dark corners.

03 LASTThe Fool2001021120010217

Rev Darcourt is drawing closer to uncovering the astonishing final secret of Cornish's past.