Lyon College and the Melba Theatre will present the second film in the Tragic Scots Film Series on Tuesday, November 7 at 6:30 p.m. There will be no admission charge.
November’s film is Mary, Queen of Scots (1971), which received five nominations for Academy Awards and Golden Globe Awards. It stars Vanessa Redgrave as Mary, Glenda Jackson as Elizabeth I, Patrick McGoohan as the future James I, and Timothy Dalton as Lord Darnley and was directed by Charles Jarrott, who also directed Anne of the Thousand Days.
Dr. Mark Wallace will introduce the film, outlining its historical context and its characters’ importance to understanding Scottish history.
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