Mr. Turner

Director: Mike Leigh
150 mins Film4 Archive

Mike Leigh's biopic of British artist JMW Turner, starring Timothy Spall in the title role.

As Turner produces masterpieces ahead of his time that challenge the art world, so he has to confront his own ever changing circumstances and deal with love and loss.


Mr. Turner was nominated for Original Score, Costume Design, Production Design and Cinematography at the Academy Wards in 2015. It was also nominated for 4 BAFTAs, for Cinematography, Make Up & Hair, Costume Design and Production Design.