|Cold Comfort Farm|
|Approx. run time||95 minutes|
|Written by||Malcolm Bradbury
Stella Gibbons (novel)
|Directed by||John Schlesinger|
|Release date||January 1, 1995 (UK TV)
May 10, 1996 (USA, Theatrical)
Cold Comfort Farm is a 1995 TV film directed by John Schlesinger and produced by the BBC and Thames Television. It is an adaptation of Stella Gibbons' 1932 book of the same name. It stars Kate Beckinsale, Joanna Lumley, Ian McKellen and Rufus Sewell. It was originally broadcast on January 1, 1995 on the BBC. It was picked up for theatrical release in America through Gramercy Pictures, where it was a small success.