A Quiet Passion

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The 50 top films of 2017 in the US: the full list
A heartrending coming-of-age love story tops our assessment of the best films on US screens over the past year, pipping a kid’s-eye view of Florida, political intrigue, dystopian futures and nightmarish presents

05, Dec, 2017 @12:00 PM

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The 50 top films of 2017 in the UK: the full list
A heartrending love story tops our list of the year’s best films, which also features a kids’-eye view of Florida, political horror, erotic thrills, sci-fi noir, ghosts, grief and communism

05, Dec, 2017 @9:00 AM

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The Handmaiden and A Quiet Passion: the best films out now in the UK
Sarah Water’s Fingersmith is transported to 1930s Korea with aplomb, while Cynthia Nixon excels as Emily Dickson

Steve Rose

14, Apr, 2017 @8:30 AM

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A Quiet Passion review – profound, painful Emily Dickinson biopic
Terence Davies’s film follows the American poet’s descent from wisecracking repartee to isolated creative rigour

Simran Hans

09, Apr, 2017 @7:00 AM

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A Quiet Passion review – Cynthia Nixon gives Emily Dickinson the soul of a poet
Terence Davies’s elegant film benefits from a terrific performance by Nixon, who makes the reclusive 19th-century poet seem radiant with loneliness

Peter Bradshaw

06, Apr, 2017 @2:30 PM

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A Quiet Passion won’t solve the mystery of Emily Dickinson – but does the truth matter?
Salacious rumours surrounding Dickinson’s life have come thick and fast, but does that mean A Quiet Passion writer-director Terence Davies is free to speculate?

William Nicholson

01, Apr, 2017 @9:59 AM

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