Beryl Markham: A Shadow on the Sun, Parts I & II (1988)

 

 

 

 

 

Director:     Tony Richardson.

Starring:     Stefanie Powers (Beryl Clutterbuck Markham),  Claire Bloom (Lady Delamere),  Peter Bowles (Lord Jack Carberry),  Brian Cox (Jock Purves),  Niamh Cusack,  Trevor Eve (Denys Finch Hatton),  Frederic Forrest (Raoul Schumacher),  James Fox (Mansfield Markham),  Rupert Frazer (Duke of Gloucester),  Joseph Mydell (Kibii),  Sverre Anker Ousdal (Baron Bror Blixen-Finecke),  Nicola Pagett (Emma Orchardson),  John Rubinstein (Arthur Kane),  Jack Thompson (Tom Campbell Black),  Frederick Treves (Lord Delamere).

in 1936 Beryl Clutterbuck became the first person to fly west across the Atlantic solo

 

 

Spoiler Warning:  below is a summary of the entire film.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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