Scene - Frances


Frances - actor
Clurman - producer
Directed by: Dunja Tot 


Ana Stefanovic Bilic
Michael Mischinsky


Frances Farmer
was an American starlet in the early 1940s. As a teenager she won a abroad trip to Moscow to get familiar with the method of Stanislavsky. Despite her promising success in Hollywood her
life drives her to the brink of insanity.

As she cannot cope with all the problems, her selfish and controlling mother and the brutal studio system, she decides to leave Hollywood behind and to join a theatre group in New York.

In the apartment of her lover Clifford Odet, author of the play “Golden Boys”, which she is supposed to tour in London, she unexpectedly meets the producer Harold Clurman.