The Electrical Life of Louis Wain

Released: 2021 Running Time: 111 mins

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The true story of eccentric British artist Louis Wain (Benedict Cumberbatch), whose playful, psychedelic pictures transformed the public’s perception of cats forever. Beginning in the 1880s, we follow Wain as he seeks to unlock the “electrical” mysteries of the world and, in so doing, to better understand his own life and the profound love he shares with his wife Emily Richardson (Claire Foy).

Key People:

Director: Will Sharpe

Writer: Simon Stephenson, Will Sharpe

Cinematography: Erik Wilson

Production Design: Suzie Davies

Music: Arthur Sharpe

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