My fair lady

United States, 1964

Film
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The dazzling film version of Lerner and Loewe’s acclaimed musical. Audrey Hepburn stars as the cockney flowergirl Eliza Doolittle who is trained by Professor Higgins (Rex Harrison) to pass as a duchess. Featuring sumptuous cinematography and costumes by Cecil Beaton, this is one of the most popular musicals ever filmed. Winner of eight Academy awards including Best Picture. The original musical is based on George Bernard Shaw’s “Pygmalion”.

Credits

director

George Cukor

producer

Jack L. Warner

production company

Warner Bros Pictures

Language

English

Duration

02:55:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

38912

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

Adaptations

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - United States

Literature → English literature - Film and video adaptations

Musicals

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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