The Lover

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0120070903

Linda Marshall Griffiths' dramatisation of Marguerite Duras' semi-autobiographical novel set in 1930s Vietnam.

1/5.

A clandestine love affair begins after a poor 15-year-old French girl meets a wealthy Chinese man on a ferry crossing the Mekong river.

Duras....Diana Quick

Girl....Olivia Hallinan

Mother....Barbara Marten

Lover....Paul Courtenay Hyu

Directed by Nadia Molinari

0220070904

Linda Marshall Griffiths' dramatisation of Marguerite Duras' semi-autobiographical novel set in 1930s Vietnam.

2/5.

A passionate love affair begins between a 15-year-old French girl and the son of a wealthy Chinese business magnate.

But they must keep it secret from their families.

Duras....Diana Quick

Girl....Olivia Hallinan

Mother....Barbara Marten

Lover....Paul Courtenay Hyu

Teacher....Pauline Harris

Directed by Nadia Molinari

0320070905

Linda Marshall Griffiths' dramatisation of Marguerite Duras' semi-autobiographical novel set in 1930s Vietnam.

3/5.

Tension mounts when the girl introduces her lover to her family.

Duras....Diana Quick

Girl....Olivia Hallinan

Mother....Barbara Marten

Lover....Paul Courtenay Hyu

Older brother....Simon Trinder

Younger brother....Alastair Massey

Directed by Nadia Molinari

0420070906

Linda Marshall Griffiths' dramatisation of Marguerite Duras' semi-autobiographical novel set in 1930s Vietnam.

4/5.

The secret love affair between a young French girl and an older Chinese millionaire is now the talk of French colonial society.

The girl's mother must decide what to do to save her honour.

Duras....Diana Quick

Girl....Olivia Hallinan

Mother....Barbara Marten

Lover....Paul Courtenay Hyu

Beggar woman....Tuyet Le

Directed by Nadia Molinari

05 LAST*20070907

Linda Marshall Griffiths' dramatisation of Marguerite Duras' semi-autobiographical novel set in 1930s Vietnam.

5/5.

The young French girl and her Chinese lover are parted when she is forced to return to France.

Duras....Diana Quick

Girl....Olivia Hallinan

Mother....Barbara Marten

Lover....Paul Courtenay Hyu

Directed by Nadia Molinari