Anand Tucker

Anand Tucker is a film director and producer based in London. He began his career directing factual television programming and adverts. Best known for the movies "Hilary and Jackie", "Shopgirl" and "Leap Year". He co-owns the production company Seven Stories.

Shopgirl (2005)

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Mirabelle is a disenchanted salesgirl and aspiring artist who sells gloves and accessories at a department store. She has two men in her life: wealthy divorcée Ray Porter and struggling musician Jeremy. Mirabelle falls in love with the glamorous Ray, and her life ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Claire Danes  •  Jason Schwartzman  •  Bridgette Wilson-Sampras

Mirabelle is a disenchanted salesgirl and aspiring artist who sells gloves and accessories at a department store. She has two men in her life: wealthy divorcée Ray Porter and struggling musician Jeremy. Mirabelle falls in love with the glamorous Ray, and her life ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Claire Danes  •  Jason Schwartzman  •  Bridgette Wilson-Sampras

Hilary and Jackie (1998)

The tragic story of world-renowned cellist Jacqueline du Pré, as told from the point of view of her sister, flautist Hilary du Pré-Finzi.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Emily Watson  •  Rachel Griffiths  •  James Frain  •  David Morrissey

The tragic story of world-renowned cellist Jacqueline du Pré, as told from the point of view of her sister, flautist Hilary du Pré-Finzi.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Emily Watson  •  Rachel Griffiths  •  James Frain  •  David Morrissey

Saint-Ex (1996)

Poetic biography of author Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Bruno Ganz  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Janet McTeer  •  Ken Stott

Poetic biography of author Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Bruno Ganz  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Janet McTeer  •  Ken Stott

Leap Year (2010)

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When yet another anniversary passes without a marriage proposal from her boyfriend, Anna decides to take action. Aware of a Celtic tradition that allows women to pop the question on Feb. 29, she plans to follow her lover to Dublin and ask him to marry her. Fate has ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Amy Adams  •  Matthew Goode  •  Adam Scott  •  John Lithgow

When yet another anniversary passes without a marriage proposal from her boyfriend, Anna decides to take action. Aware of a Celtic tradition that allows women to pop the question on Feb. 29, she plans to follow her lover to Dublin and ask him to marry her. Fate has ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Amy Adams  •  Matthew Goode  •  Adam Scott  •  John Lithgow

Red Riding: The Year of Our Lord 1983 (2009)

Detective Chief Superintendent Maurice Jobson is forced to remember the very similar disappearance of Clare Kemplay, who was found dead in 1974, and the subsequent imprisonment of local boy Michael Myshkin. Washed-up local solicitor John Piggott becomes convinced ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  David Morrissey  •  Jim Carter  •  Sean Bean  •  Lisa Howard

Detective Chief Superintendent Maurice Jobson is forced to remember the very similar disappearance of Clare Kemplay, who was found dead in 1974, and the subsequent imprisonment of local boy Michael Myshkin. Washed-up local solicitor John Piggott becomes convinced ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  David Morrissey  •  Jim Carter  •  Sean Bean  •  Lisa Howard

When Did You Last See Your Father? (2007)

The story of a son's conflicting memories of his dying father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Jim Broadbent  •  Colin Firth  •  Juliet Stevenson  •  Bradley Johnson

The story of a son's conflicting memories of his dying father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Jim Broadbent  •  Colin Firth  •  Juliet Stevenson  •  Bradley Johnson

Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché (2018)

The epic life story of Alice Guy-Blaché (1873–1968), a French screenwriter, director and producer, true pioneer of cinema, the first person who made a narrative fiction film; author of hundreds of movies, but banished from history books. Ignored and forgotten. At ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pamela B. Green
CAST:  Alice Guy-Blaché  •  Richard Abel  •  Evan Rachel Wood  •  Marc Abraham

The epic life story of Alice Guy-Blaché (1873–1968), a French screenwriter, director and producer, true pioneer of cinema, the first person who made a narrative fiction film; author of hundreds of movies, but banished from history books. Ignored and forgotten. At ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pamela B. Green
CAST:  Alice Guy-Blaché  •  Richard Abel  •  Evan Rachel Wood  •  Marc Abraham

Naked Sport: Welcome to the Sewer (1993)

Produced by PBS in 1992, this documentary explores the darker side of boxing. It follows the career of a young Shannon Briggs and includes interviews with Evander Holyfield, Larry Holmes, Teddy Atlas, Dan Duva, Kathy Duva, Lou Duva, Bobby Czyz, Bob Arum, Mike ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Shannon Briggs  •  Evander Holyfield  •  Larry Holmes  •  Teddy Atlas

Produced by PBS in 1992, this documentary explores the darker side of boxing. It follows the career of a young Shannon Briggs and includes interviews with Evander Holyfield, Larry Holmes, Teddy Atlas, Dan Duva, Kathy Duva, Lou Duva, Bobby Czyz, Bob Arum, Mike ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Shannon Briggs  •  Evander Holyfield  •  Larry Holmes  •  Teddy Atlas