Director: Roger Michell (Notting Hill, My Cousin Rachel)
Cast: Dame Maggie Smith (The Lady In The Van), Dame Judi Dench (Philomena), Dame Eileen Atkins (Gosford Park), Dame Joan Plowright (The Entertainer)
TEA WITH THE DAMES is a unique celebration of the lives and careers of four of our most iconic actresses; Dame Eileen Atkins, Dame Judi Dench, Dame Joan Plowright and Dame Maggie Smith.
All four have gone from being fledgling actresses in the 1950s to acting royalty. They’ve watched each other’s careers grow and bloom and have celebrated life’s ups and downs together.
TEA WITH THE DAMES invites you to spend time with these acting legends as they talk about their lives and their professional experiences across theatre, television and film.
★★★★★ "The laughter and pure hysteria are infectious in this wildly enjoyable film. I can’t for the life of me think of any other recent documentary in which I have laughed pretty much all the way through." (The Guardian)
Runtime: 84 mins