Ascendancy is a 1983 British drama film directed by Edward Bennett and starring Julie Covington and Ian Charleson. It tells the story of a woman who is a member of the British landowning 'Ascendancy' in Ireland during World War I. Gradually, she learns about the Irish independence movement, and becomes involved with it.
|Directed by||Edward Bennett|
|Produced by||Penny Clark|
|Written by||Edward Bennett|
|Music by||Ronnie Leahy|
|Distributed by||Production company:|
British Film Institute
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