Feature Film | 2017-2018 | Drama, Period, film based on literary source | Great Britain

Shooting data

Start of shooting23.03.2017
End of shooting16.05.2017
LocationsGuernsey, London

Project data

Length of movie124 Min.


  • Offizieller deutscher Trailer
  • [en] Official UK Trailer - Studiocanal

Brief synopsis

Lily James plays free-spirited writer Juliet Ashton, who forms a life-changing bond with the delightful and eccentric Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, when she decides to write about the book club they formed during the occupation of Guernsey in WWII.
(Stuidocanal UK)


ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
Lily JamesJuliet Ashton [L]
Michiel HuismanDawsey Adams [L]
Jessica Brown-FindlayElizabeth McKenna [L]
Matthew GoodeSidney Stark [L]
Glen PowellMark Reynolds [L]
Tom CourtenayEben Ramsey [SR]
 Marion ElskisCharlotte Stimple [SR]
 Nicolò Pasetti
Christian Hellmann [SR]
Penelope WiltonAmelia Maugery [SR]


director of photographyZac Nicholson
casting directorSusie Figgis
costume designerCharlotte Walter
directorMike Newell
editorPaul Tothill
composerAlexandra Harwood
producerGraham Broadbent
producerPaula Mazur
producerPeter Czernin
producerMitchell Kaplan
production designerJames Merifield
screenwriterKevin Hood
screenwriterThomas Bezucha
screenwriterDon Ross

Production companies

Blueprint Pictures [uk]
Mazur / Kaplan Company [us]

Distributing companies

Studiocanal GmbH (formerly Kinowelt GmbH) [de]


TypeCountryStationDate / TimeComment
RepeatFranceCanal+ [fr]Saturday, 20.04.2019 at 07:50 o-clock
First showingFranceCanal+ [fr]Tuesday, 16.04.2019 at 21:00 o-clock


Theatre releaseGermanyThursday, 09.08.2018
Theatre releaseFranceWednesday, 13.06.2018
Theatre releaseGreat BritainFriday, 20.04.2018