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3.0
5 Ratings

Saraband for Dead Lovers

Directed by Basil Dearden
United Kingdom, 1948
Biography, Drama, History

Synopsis

The film tells the story of how George I of England’s young wife, Sophie Dorothea, fell for a dashing young soldier of fortune, Count Koenigsmark, who was assassinated when the affair became known. The unfortunate woman spent the remaining thirty years of her life in the castle of Ahlen.

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Saraband for Dead Lovers Directed by Basil Dearden

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1950 | Nominee: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color