The Stranger At The Palazzo D'oro

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20041217

By Paul Theroux

A dark, seductive tale of ambition and desire set in Taormina, Sicily.

Aged 60, successful, American painter Gilford Mariner returns to the Golden Hotel, a place he has not visited since he was a young man of twenty.

Back then, he was enchanted by DH Lawrence's poem Snake, and willing to take dangerous risks.

Young Gil....Robert Jack

Older Gil....Angus Macinnes

Haroun....Finlay Welsh

The Grafin....Vivienne Dixon

Silvina....Lesley Hart

The American Girl....FRANCEs Thorburn

Directed by Lu Kemp