The Grass is Singing

No longer available to stream


Date Added: 24th September 2019

Date Removed: 16th July 2021

Available for: 22 months



Nobel Prize-winning Doris Lessing was at once an author, poet, playwright, librettist, biographer and staunch political commentator. This acclaimed adaptation of her iconic first novel captured these talents. Set in her native Rhodesia, it boldly lifted the lid on themes of psychology, racism, feminism and colonialism.


Certificate: 13+

Year: 1981

Duration: 1h 19min

Episode Length: 1h 45min


Director: Michael Raeburn

Cast: Karen Black, John Thaw, John Kani

Studio: Journeyman Pictures


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