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507 Ratings


Directed by Mike Leigh
United Kingdom, 1999
Biography, Comedy, Drama


Jim Broadbent and Allan Corduner star as Gilbert and Sullivan, who, along with their troupe of temperamental actors, must battle personal and professional demons while mounting a major production of their comic opera.

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Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1999 | 2 wins including: Best Actor

Academy Awards

2000 | 2 wins including: Best Costume Design

2000 | 2 nominations including: Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Independent Spirit Awards

2000 | Nominee: Best Foreign Film

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