Emily is debut writer-director Frances O’Connor’s revitalisation of Emily Brontë’s origin story.
Emily stars Emma Mackey (Sex Education, Death on the Nile), Fionn Whitehead (Dunkirk, Voyagers), Oliver Jackson-Cohen (The Invisible Man, The Haunting of Hill House), Alexandra Dowling (The Musketeers), Amelia Gething (The Spanish Princess), Gemma Jones (Ammonite) and Adrian Dunbar (Line of Duty).
From a self-penned script, double Golden Globe nominee O’Connor imagines the transformative, exhilarating, and uplifting journey to womanhood of a rebel and a misfit, one of the world’s most famous, enigmatic, and provocative writers, author of the seminal Wuthering Heights: Emily Brontë.
Emily is produced by Tempo’s Piers Tempest and Jo Bamford (Military Wives, Ordinary Love, The Wife) and David Barron (Harry Potter films 4-8, Cinderella, Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit) with Robert Connolly and Robert Patterson of Arenamedia (Paper Planes, Balibo, The Dry).
Emily will world premiere as the opening film of the prestigious Platform section at the Toronto International Film Festival 2022 and will be released by Warner Brothers in UK cinemas on October 14th 2022. Domestic and International release dates to follow…