The Happy Prince

  • Screening Dates: 2nd May, 6pm  //  9th May, 8pm
  • Starring: Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, Emily Watson
  • Directed by: Rupert Everett
  • Running time: 105 mins
  • Rating: M


The Happy Prince is a 2018 biographical drama film about Oscar Wilde, written by, directed by, and starring Rupert Everett in his directorial debut.[The film stars Everett, Colin FirthColin MorganEmily WatsonEdwin Thomas and Tom Wilkinson. It premiered at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, and was shown at the 2018 BFI Flare: London LGBT Film FestivalAt the 9th Magritte Awards, it received a nomination in the category of Best Foreign Film.

The film’s title alludes to the children’s story by Oscar Wilde, The Happy Prince and Other Tales, which Wilde would read aloud to his children