The true story of Robert Graves, the globally renowned author and icon of the bohemian 20’s was married when he began an intense and torrid love affair with writer and muse Laura Riding. This led to a menage-á-trois between the married couple and a new collaborator. The arrangement was further complicated with the arrival of handsome Irish poet Geoffrey Phibbs.

Tensions and rivalries reached boiling point, and culminates in Graves being charged with attempted murder.


The Laureate

UNITED KINGDOM || Drama || 2021 || 110′


Release Date (U.S.A.)January 21, 2022
Rating ► [ R ] [ Sexual content, nudity and language ]


Distributor ► Gravitas Ventures


Directed by
William Nunez

Cast
Tom Hughes; Dianna Agron; Laura Haddock; Fra Fee; Patricia Hodge; Julian Glover; Indica Watson; Meriel Hinsching; Timothy Renouf; Christien Anholt; Edwin Thomas.

Written by
William Nunez

Cinematography by
Adam Barnett

Music by
Brian Byrne