Summerland is a 2020 British drama film written and directed by Jessica Swale. It stars Gemma Arterton, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Lucas Bond, Dixie Egerickx, Siân Phillips, Penelope Wilton and Tom Courtenay.


In the mid 1970s, Alice Lamb, a reclusive writer, lives by the seaside in a small town in Kent where she is bullied by local children and viewed as a witch. She has lived in the village since the 1940s.

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    director Jessica Swale
    editor Tania Reddin
    genre drama
    keywords bond bully small town to remember war effort young boy
    musicBy Hauschka
    producer Adrian Sturges Guy Heeley
    publisher Lionsgate UK