About

The swinging London, early sixties. Beautiful but shallow, Diana Scott is a professional advertising model, a failed actress, a vocationally bored woman, who toys with the affections of several men while gaining fame and fortune.

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Directed by

John Schlesinger

Written by

Frederic Raphael (Screenplay)
John Schlesinger (Idea)
Joseph Janni (Idea)

Runtime

122 minutes

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

Shame, shame, everybody knows your name!

Cast

Keywords

london, england paris, france extramarital affair advertising executive swinging 60s social climbing swinging london capri, italy advertising model television journalist existential emptiness

Photos

Lists

#251 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

#83 on Top 100 British films BFI

Edgar Wright's 1000 favorite movies Edgar Wright

Awards

Oscar for Best Writing, Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen

Oscar for Best Costume Design, Black-and-White

Oscar for Best Actress in a Leading Role

Oscar nomination for Best Picture