First screened in November 2016
Director: Mick Jackson. Cast: Rachel Weisz, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Spall, Andrew Scott, Jack Lowden, Harriet Walter, Alex Jennings, Caren Pistorius, Mark Gatiss, John Sessions, Nikki Amuka-Bird, Pip Carter, Jackie Clune, Will Attenborough. Screenplay: David Hare (based on the book History on Trial: My Day in Court with a Holocaust Denier by Deborah Lipstadt). Twitter Capsule:
Begins with such dispatch, followed soon by an interesting sequence in Auschwitz, but then slows and stiffens. Poor lensing.
The timeliness of its war on blatant historical untruth was much remarked. Otherwise, it's hard to make grand claims about its artistic value.