Director: Richard Eyre
Stars: Cate Blanchett, Judi Dench, Andrew Simpson
A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her 15-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new “friend” also go well beyond platonic friendship.
I rarely appreciate films that originated from a book (because they usually don’t give justice to the book) but this one is just very good. The maker of the film created a real good plot from the book. And it was like the actors were created for the roles.