photographs © Scala Thunder Productions
Last September Trailer

The Last September, 1999

Screenplay by John Banville
Based on the novel by Elizabeth Bowen

Matrix Films and Scala in association with Ima Films present a Scala Thunder Production 


1999 Director’s Fortnight - Official Selection / Festival de Cannes 13 - 23 May, 1999 - Quinzaine des Realisateurs; The 53rd Edinburgh  International Film Festival 15 - 29 August, 1999; Toronto International Film Festival 9 - 18 September, 1999

Creative Team

Director - Deborah Warner

Producer - Yvonne Thunder

Director of Photography - Slawomir Idziak

Original Music - Zbigniew Preisner

Casting Director - Leo Davis

Production Designer - Caroline Amies

Costume Designer - John Bright

Make-up artist - Christine Beveridge

Editor - Kate Evans


Lady Myra - Maggie Smith

Sir Richard Naylor - Michael Gambon

Francie Montmorencey - Jane Birkin

Marda Norton - Fiona Shaw

Hugo Montmorencey - Lambert Wilson

Captain Gerald Colthurst - David Tennant 

Daventry - Richard Roxburgh

Lois Farquar - Keeley Hawes

Peter Connolly - Gary Lydon

Laurence Carstairs- Jonathan Slinger

This website is an index of Deborah Warner’s productions and installations since 1980, assembled on a chronological basis.  It is a work in progress and will be added to periodically.