Geraldine McEwan (Agatha Christie's Marple) stars as imperious, unorthodox teacher Jean Brodie, who endeavors to fill her students, all impressionable young girls, with a love of art and as much self-confidence as she possesses. Set in Edinburgh in the 1930s, this seven-part series is adapted from the novel by Muriel Spark, who considered McEwan's performance the best portrayal of her iconic character. 6 hrs, 3 DVDs, SDH.
Frustrated by students she perceives as provincial and unwilling to marry her wealthy suitor, George Jenkins, Miss Brodie seeks an appointment at the elite Marcia Blaine School for Girls in Edinburgh.
Packaging: Boxed set
Run Time: 366 minutes
Format: Full screen
Number of Discs: 3
Color or B&W: Color
"A marvelous performance by Geraldine McEwan" --The New York Times
"A classic adaptation" --Daily Record (UK)