Wit (2001)

It appears to be a matter of life and death.

  • Genre: Drama, TV Movie
  • Release Date: 2001-02-09
  • User Rating: 7.4/10 from 45 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 39min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: HBO Films
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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From 45 Ratings


A renowned professor is forced to reassess her life when she is diagnosed with terminal ovarian cancer.

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  • Emma Thompson

    as Vivian Bearing
  • Christopher Lloyd

    as Dr. Harvey Kelekian
  • Eileen Atkins

    as Evelyn 'E.M' Ashford
  • Audra McDonald

    as Susie Monahan
  • Jonathan M. Woodward

    as Dr Jason Posner
  • Benedict Wong

    as Fellow 2
  • Harold Pinter

    as Mr. Bearing
  • Raffaello Degruttola

    as Technician 1
  • Miquel Brown

    as Technician 2
  • Hari Dhillon

    as Fellow 1
  • Lachele Carl

    as Fellow 4
  • David Menkin

    as Student 1
  • Shauna Shim

    as Student 3
  • David Zayas

    as Code Team Blue Head
  • Jenny Jules

    as Code Team Blue 5
  • Gary Beadle

    as Code Team Blue 6
Production Juliet Taylor Casting
Production Ellen Lewis Casting
Camera Seamus McGarvey Director of Photography
Directing Mike Nichols Director
Production Mike Nichols Executive Producer
Writing Mike Nichols Teleplay
Costume & Make-Up Ann Roth Costume Design
Production Cary Brokaw Executive Producer
Editing John Bloom Editor
Art Michael Seirton Set Decoration
Writing Emma Thompson Teleplay
Production Simon Bosanquet Producer
Directing Michael Haley Assistant Director
Production Michael Haley Co-Producer
Production Leo Davis Casting
Art Stuart Wurtzel Production Design
Production Julie Lynn Co-Producer
Costume & Make-Up Linda DeVetta Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up J. Roy Helland Makeup Artist
Art Sarah Hauldren Supervising Art Director
Production Paul A. Levin Associate Producer
Sound Kam Chan Foley
Sound Marko A. Costanzo Foley
Sound Lee Dichter Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Blake Leyh Sound Effects Editor
Sound Henryk Mikolaj Gorecki Original Music Composer
Sound George A. Lara Foley
Crew Gareth Milne Stunt Coordinator
Camera Trevor Coop Camera Operator
Sound Frank Kern Foley
Sound Nic Ratner Music Editor
Sound Paul Cridlin Boom Operator
Visual Effects Matt McDonald Digital Compositors
Production Rachel Neale Unit Production Manager
Directing Beverly Winston Script Supervisor
Sound Deborah Wallach ADR & Dubbing
Art Claire Nia Richards Assistant Art Director
Lighting Lee Walters Gaffer
Directing Mark Layton Assistant Director
Crew Martin Duffy Carpenter
Crew John Whitby Carpenter
Sound Evyen Klean Music Supervisor
Sound Paul J. Zydel ADR & Dubbing
Camera Clive Coote Still Photographer
Lighting Paul Sharp Electrician
Camera Peter Myslowski Grip
Editing Don Ciana Color Timer
Writing Margaret Edson Theatre Play
Art Les Benson Props