Hedda Gabler (BBC film adaptation)

DOI: 10.5040/9781350996847.01

Duration: 2:16:32

  • Hedda Gabler 2:16:32

Ibsen's classic story of a woman who sets out to destroy her husband and his smug, middle-class attitudes, but instead finds herself having to make a grave decision. This television production is related to the 1991 Abbey Theatre, Dublin production which transferred to the West End. Fiona Shaw had played the lead role in that production which was also directed by Deborah Warner.


A BBC production in association with WGBH Boston. Director: Deborah Warner; Writer: Henrik Ibsen; Producer: Simon Curtis. Starring: Fiona Shaw (Mind Games), Brid Brennan, Donal McCann (The Serpent's Kiss), Stephen Rea (The Crying Game), Nicholas Woodeson (The Avengers).

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From Hedda Gabler


BBC Video

Henrik Ibsen

ISBN: 9781350996847

Series: BBC Drama Films and Documentaries