Letters From Africa

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20040326

Sheila Hannon's dramatisation of Karen Blixen's revealing letters home from Africa, in which Blixen vividly describes her deep love of the country in which she settled.

20050629

The story of Karen Blixen's years in AFRICA dramatised by Sheila Hannon from her vivid and revealing letters home, which describe with humour, intelligence and the eye of a born storyteller her deep love of the country in which she settled, the disintegration of her marriage and her long and passionate love affair.

  • directed by - Sara Davies
  • dr burkitt....ian mcelhinney
  • father....james anderson
  • karen blixen....Eleanor Bron
  • lady macmillan....Jacqueline Tong
  • mrs hickford....Phyllida Nash
  • mrs irwinhunt....bonnie hurren
  • young karen....sophia nassť