CHANNEL 4 4SEVEN E4 MORE4 FILM4 4MUSIC 4oD

Viewing your Watchlist and recommended content requires Javascript

  • Production
  • TBC
  • Biography, Drama
  • 2014

Mr. Turner

Film4

Synopsis

Mike Leigh's biopic of British artist JMW Turner, starring Timothy Spall in the title role.

About

Timothy Spall stars as painter J.M.W. Turner in Mr. Turner, Mike Leigh’s film about the British artist. Previous Leigh collaborators feature both in front of and behind the camera – with actors including Marion Bailey, Dorothy Atkinson and Paul Jesson, and the crew led by producer Georgina Lowe, cinematographer Dick Pope, costume designer Jacqueline Durran and make-up and hair designer Christine Blundell (an Oscar winner for the director’s Topsy-Turvy).

Cast & Connections

  • Actor: Roger Ashton-Griffiths, Timothy Spall, Robert Portal
  • Director: Mike Leigh
  • Screen Writer: Mike Leigh
  • Producer: Georgina Lowe
  • Photographer: Dick Pope

The bottom line

Backed by Film4, the BFI and Focus Film International, Mr. Turner is a Thin Man Films production that will be released in 2014 by eOne.

Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed.

Watch trailer

Latest from Film4...

  • Film4 Wish I Was Here

    Wish I Was Here

    Zach Braff writes, directs and stars in his belated second feature about a man who begins to re-examine the relationships in his life after his father falls ill

  • Film4 A Walk Among The Tombstones

    A Walk Among the Tombstones

    Ex-New York cop turned unlicensed private detective Matt Scudder (Liam Neeson) hunts down two ruthless kidnappers, who target the wives of mid-level drug dealers with ready cash

  • Film4 Neighbouring Sounds

    Neighbouring Sounds on Film4

    Life in a middle-class Brazilian neighbourhood changes upon the arrival of an independent private security firm in Kleber Mendonca Fliho's assured debut on Film4

  • Film4 Ferris Bueller's Day Off

    Wheels In Motion Season On Film4

    It's a parade of motorcycles, trains and automobiles on Film4 as the Wheels In Motion Season gets rolling

  • Channel 4 Blog

    Joe Cunningham's 10 recommendations for LFF 14

    Unfortunately I haven¿t been jet setting around the world this year to the various exciting international film festivals, but that¿s what makes the London Film Festival¿s compilation approach to progr

  • Channel 4 Blog

    Michael Leader's 11 recommendations for LFF 2014

    One of the best things about the London Film Festival¿s smorgasbord approach to programming is that, amongst the world premieres and gala screenings, there¿s an eclectic collection of exciting films o

Register with Film4.com

Personalise your Film4 experience

  • Set film reminders
  • Build your watchlist
  • Get film suggestions

or Register

Tweets @Film4

  • RT @Tim_Burgess: Tonight at 11.55pm on @film4. Tyrannosaur. Written & directed by @PaddyConsidine http://t.co/zjvW1ttMSr http://t.co/b4rS6G…

  • "Gentlemen, trials are too important to be left up to juries." At 6.20pm, Gene Hackman, John Cusack & Dustin Hoffman star in Runaway Jury.

  • Heads up, folks! Tonight we're screening a John Grisham double bill: Runaway Jury at 6.20pm, followed by A Time To Kill at 9pm.

  • Afternoon, folks! Coming up shortly at 1pm, we've got Sunday sorted with James Cameron's epic, Oscar-winning sci-fi adventure Avatar.

  • RT @chopperfireball: Kirk Douglas is the cowboy looking for the freedom of the range in the wrong century LONELY ARE THE BRAVE (1962) 4:10p…

Share