Secrets and Lies - UK/France (1996), written and directed by Mike Leigh. A successful black woman (Marianne Jean-Baptiste) goes in search of her real mother, and discovers that she is white, unmarried and working-class. With Timothy Spall, Phyllis Logan, Brenda Blethyn and Claire Rushbrook.
3 star review of the film.
Analytical review of the plot, setting, theme, and structure of the film, and links to similar movies.
Cast/credits plus additional information about the film
A cross-section of reviews from the country's top critics, crystallized in a metascore.
Review of the film
Thanks to DMOZ, which built a great web directory for nearly two decades and freely shared it with the web. About us