Funny, fresh and charming adaptation of the Dickens classic starring Dev Patel as Copperfield.

An avid Dickens fan, Armando Iannucci (the award-winning writer/director of The Thick of It, In the Loop, Veep and The Death of Stalin) adapts here, alongside frequent collaborator Simon Blackwell, employing his comedic mastery and vivid characterizations to bring to life one of Dickens’ most cherished characters in ‘The Personal History Of David Copperfield’. From birth to infancy, from adolescence to adulthood, the good-hearted David Copperfield is surrounded by kindness, wickedness, poverty and wealth, as he meets an array of remarkable characters in Victorian England. As David sets out to be a writer, in his quest for family, friendship, romance and status, the story of his life is the most seductive tale of all.

Captioned Screening: Mon 2 Mar

BAFTA: 1 nomination

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The Personal History of David Copperfield

Fri 28 February - Sat 7 March 2020

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