The Merciless Beauty

Directed by
Michael Groom
Daisy Hughes, Richard Riddell, Samuel Edward-Cook, James Speakman
14 mins
 | 2017
 | United Kingdom
 | English

Johnny is a farmhand in the splendour of the English Lake District: he leads a life of introspection, until the strange appearance of a mysterious beautiful woman. Unsure if she's a figment of his imagination or an actual physical being, Johnny succumbs to obsession. A sensuous, timeless tale of love, infatuation, lust and the all- consuming bittersweet melancholy of suffering and heartache, based on the narrative poem La Belle Dame Sans Merci by John Keats.

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