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by WILLIAM NICHOLSON A film starring
Joss Ackland , Claire Bloom I never knew that love could hurt so much, yet I love you, and all I want is to love you.
Beyond every door I hear your voice saying to me - 'This is the land of shadows ... Real life hasn't begun yet. '
In January 1950 the writer C. S. Lewis received a fan letter from an American woman called Joy Davidman. Lewis was then 51 years old, and a confirmed bachelor.
The letter interested him, and he answered it. Out of this slight first contact grew a passion that shattered and transformed his life.
Music composed by KEN HOWARD Photography RUSS WALKER Designer GERALD MURPHY
Film editor CHRIS LAWRENCE Producer DAVID THOMPSON Director NORMAN STONE
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