An elderly, exiled British spy remembers his days at an English boarding school in the 1930s. In school, he fell in love with a male classmate, explored his homosexuality, and was exposed to Marxist ideas, both contributing to his activities as a spy. Based on the life of former Cambridge spy Guy Burgess.
Private schools -- England -- Drama.
Spies -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Firth, Colin, 1960-
Goldcrest Films International.
Hen's Tooth Video (Firm)
Kanievska, Marek, 1952-
Mitchell, Julian, 1935-
National Film Finance Corporation (Great Britain)