The Mill on the Floss (film)

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The Mill on the Floss
Movie poster
Directed by Tim Whelan
Produced by John Clein
Written by George Eliot (novel)
Garnett Weston
Austin Melford
Tim Whelan
John Drinkwater
Starring Geraldine Fitzgerald
Frank Lawton
Victoria Hopper
Fay Compton
Music by Colin Wark
Cinematography Hone Glendinning
John Stumar
Edited by John Datlowe
Cecil H. Williamson
G.B. Morgan Productions
Distributed by National Provincial Film Distributors
Release date
31 December 1936
Running time
95 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

The Mill on the Floss is a 1936 British drama film directed by Tim Whelan and starring Frank Lawton, Victoria Hopper, Geraldine Fitzgerald and James Mason. It was based on the novel The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot.[1]

It was made at Shepperton Studios. Although he is not credited in the film the producer Basil Dean, who was married to the leading lady Victoria Hopper, was heavily involved in the planning and the production of the film.[2]


DVD release[edit]

The Mill on the Floss was released on Region 0 DVD-R by Alpha Video on 28 January 2014.[3]



  • Harper, Graeme & Rayner, Jonathan R. Cinema and Landscape. Intellect Books, 2010.

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