R | | Biography, Drama, Music
The tragic story of world renowned classic cellist Jacqueline du Pré, as told from the point of view of her sister, flautist Hilary du Pré-Finzi.
Emily Watson actually learned to play the cello as a child so was a natural for the part of Jacqueline du Pré. She practiced so long and so intensively for the film that she would frequently make her fingers bleed.
Jackie du Pré:
I'll play the fucking triangle, I just want to make music again!
In the Russian newspaper the title above the Jackie's photo states "About Lenin, about October"
$92,956 (USA) (3 January 1999)
$4,874,838 (USA) (25 April 1999)
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