QUARTET

By Dustin HOFFMAN

HEADLINE PICTURES LTD. - as PROD

Drama - Completed 2011

A quintessentially British comedy about professional rivalry, friendship, love and last chances as four famous opera singers forced to put aside their differences for one final performance.

    • Year of production
    • 2011
    • Genres
    • Drama, Comedy
    • Countries
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 90 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Dustin HOFFMAN
    • Writer(s)
    • Ronald HARWOOD
    • Producer(s)
    • Stewart MACKINNON (Headline Pictures), Finola DWYER (Finola Dwyer Productions)
    • Synopsis
    • On a summer’s day in a home for retired musicians, three old friends, once the brightest stars of the opera world, are joking and reminiscing until their tranquillity is shattered by a surprise new arrival. This is a wicked, funny and joyous play about the eccentricities of age, art and the celebratory power of the human spirit.
    • Partners & financing
    • Development financed by BBC Films. A coproduction with BBC Films.
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Sep 01, 2011
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