Bold and passionate drama telling the story of Anne Lister, 1791-1840, a Yorkshire landowner, industrialist, traveler and diarist. She was a lesbian, who, despite needing to keep her orientation secret from society at large, in private defied the conventions of her times by living with her female lover.
Director: James Kent
Writer: Jane English
Starring: Maxine Peake, Anna Madeley and Susan Lynch
Release Date: May 2010