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Falling for a Dancer

Directed by Richard Standeven
United Kingdom, 1998
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

Romantic drama set in rural Ireland of the 1930s. The story begins when 19-year-old Elizabeth has a brief fling with an actor and falls pregnant. Community pressure forces her to marry a dull middle-aged man, but maybe there is hope on the horizon.

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Falling for a Dancer Directed by Richard Standeven

Awards & Festivals

San Francisco International Film Festival

1999 | Winner: Television - Drama-Miniseries (Certificate of Merit)

Irish Film and Television Awards

1999 | 3 nominations including: Best Television Drama