In Search of Lost Time
This celebrated 6 part serialised version of Proust's legendary sequence of novels was dramatised by Michael Butt. It boasted a distinguished cast and was shortlisted for a Sony Award. The featured clip is from Episode 1 and tells the story of Swann's ill-starred love affair with the girlish and seductive Odette de Crecy. Swann is played by Julian Wadham, Odette by Imogen Stubbs and the voice of Marcel (Proust)by James Wilby The piano piece was written and performed by Jacob Shirley.