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Small Island

Directed by John Alexander
United Kingdom, 2009
Drama, TV Movie

Synopsis

In 1939 Hortense, illegitimate but intelligent and ambitious, is brought up on Jamaica with the family of free-thinking Michael, who joins the Air Force when war breaks out and goes to England. After the war, Hortense, now a qualified teacher, makes a marriage of convenience. TV movie.

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Small Island Directed by John Alexander

Awards & Festivals

BAFTA Awards

2010 | Winner: Best Original Television Music (Television)

2010 | 4 nominations including: Best Actor (Television)