CreatorMiramax Films presents a Ciby 2000, Miramax Films and BBC Films co-production ; with the participation of British Screen and the European Co-production Fund ; written by Leslie Megahey ; produced by David M. Thompson ; directed by Leslie Megahey
Burbank, Calif. : Miramax Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Video, 
1 DVD (102 min.) : sound (stereophonic), color ; 4 3/4 in
Colin Firth, Ian Holm, Donald Pleasence, Amina Annabi, Nicol Williamson
Director of photography, John Hooper ; editor, Isabelle Dedieu ; music, Alexandre Desplat
Set in the 15th century, this is the story of a young lawyer-advocate whose quest for the simple life leads him to a position in a small rural village. Instead of the peaceful life, however, he finds more depravity and intrigue than in the city.