PG | | Biography, Drama, Romance
In 20th-century colonial Kenya, a Danish baroness/plantation owner has a passionate love affair with a free-spirited big-game hunter.
Joss Ackland was offered the role of Bror Blixen. He turned it down in order to star in Shadowlands (1986).
If I know a song of Africa, of the giraffe and the African new moon lying on her back, of the plows in the fields and the sweaty faces of the coffee pickers, does Africa know a song of me? Will the air over the plain quiver with a color that I have ...
When Karen undresses Denys in her bedroom, she unties his tie twice.
Network TV version features additional footage not included in theatrical release.
$3,637,290 22 December 1985