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Meryl Streep in Out of Africa

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Beginning a major season featuring the leading lady of contemporary cinema, Meryl Streep , here as Karen Blixen. and The remarkable story of Karen Dinesen who left her native
Denmark in 1913 to marry a Swedish Baron and run a coffee farm in Kenya.
Travelling to Nairobi she briefly encounters adventurer Denys Finch Hatton and a love story begins that is inextricably bound up with the beauty of Africa.
Stunning photography and an immaculate performance by Meryl Streep distinguish this highly acclaimed film.
Screenplay by KURT LUEDTKE Produced and directed by SYDNEY POLLACK
(First showing on British television. Meryl Streep in 'Falling in Love' on Friday at 9.30pm)
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Contributors

Unknown: Meryl Streep
Unknown: Karen Blixen.
Unknown: Karen Dinesen
Unknown: Denys Finch Hatton
Unknown: Meryl Streep
Play By: Kurt Luedtke
Directed By: Sydney Pollack
Unknown: Meryl Streep
Denys Finch Hatton: Robert Redford
Baron Bror Blixen: Klaus Maria Brandauer
Berkeley: Michael Kitchen
Farah: Mauck Bowens
Kamante: Joseph Thiaka
Kinyanjui: Stephen Kinyanjui
Delamere: Michael Gough
Felicity: Suzanna Hamilton
Lady Belfield: Rachel Kempson
Lord Belfield: Graham Crowden
Sir Joseph: Leslie Phillips
Belknap: Shane Rimmer
Juma: Mike Bugara
Kanuthia: Job Seda
Ismail: Mohammed Umar
Doctor: Donal McCann
Banker: Kenneth Mason

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Meryl Streep in Out of Africa

BBC One London, 1 January 1990 20.05






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