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Books on Film #3: Hossein Amini on The Wings of the Dove (1997)

  • Books on Film
  • 1h 43m
  • United Kingdom


Iain Softley’s The Wings of the Dove stars Helena Bonham Carter as a young woman in 1910 desperately trying to marry for both love and money.

Content advisories: sexually suggestive scenes, nudity

Language

English

Captions

English

Bonus Content

35 mins

Q&A: THE WINGS OF THE DOVE

Award-winning screenwriter Hossein Amini (The Four Feathers, Drive) discusses his adaptation of Henry James’ classic novel, which received four Oscar nominations — including Best Adapted Screenplay for Amini and Best Actress for Helena Bonham Carter.