Surviving Picasso 24 years old

Only his passion for women could rival his passion for painting.

Surviving Picasso

The passionate Merchant-Ivory drama tells the story of Francoise Gilot, the only lover of Pablo Picasso who was strong enough to withstand his ferocious cruelty and move on with her life.


Anthony Hopkins
Anthony Hopkins

Pablo Picasso

Joan Plowright
Joan Plowright

Großmutter von Françoise

Julianne Moore
Julianne Moore

Dora Maar

Dominic West
Dominic West

Paulo Picasso

Natascha McElhone
Natascha McElhone

Françoise Gilot

Bob Peck
Bob Peck

Francoise's Father

All Cast

Name Character
Julianne Moore She was 35, now 60 years old as Dora Maar
Anthony Hopkins He was 58, now 83 years old as Pablo Picasso
Bob Peck He was 51, 53 years old when he died as Francoise's Father
Natascha McElhone She was 26, now 51 years old as Françoise Gilot
Peter Eyre He was 54, now 79 years old as Sabartes
Joss Ackland He was 68, now 93 years old as Henri Matisse
Dominic West He was 26, now 51 years old as Paulo Picasso
Jane Lapotaire She was 51, now 76 years old as Olga Picasso
Joan Plowright She was 66, now 91 years old as Großmutter von Françoise
Laura Aikman She was 10, now 35 years old as Maya
David Sterne He was 50, now 75 years old as Waiting Man
Susannah Harker She was 31, now 56 years old as Marie-Therese


Name Department
Celestia Fox as Casting. Production
Carol Ramsey as Costume Design. Costume & Make-Up
Luciana Arrighi as Production Design. She was 56 (now 81) years old Art
Richard Robbins as Original Music Composer. He was 55 (71) years old when He died Sound
Tony Pierce-Roberts as Director of Photography. He was 51 (now 76) years old Camera
Andrew Marcus as Editor. He was 36 (now 61) years old Editing
James Ivory as Director. He was 68 (now 92) years old Directing
Ruth Prawer Jhabvala as Screenplay. She was 69 (85) years old when She died Writing
Ismail Merchant as Producer. He was 59 (68) years old when He died Production
Arianna Huffington as Book. She was 46 (now 70) years old Writing
Donald Rosenfeld as Executive Producer. Production
Paul Bradley as Executive Producer. He was 56 (62) years old when He died Production
Surviving Picasso poster
Surviving Picasso (24 years)

Only his passion for women could rival his passion for painting.

  • Release day: Wednesday, September 04, 1996
  • Runtime: 125 minutes
  • Budget: 16000000.00
  • Revenue: 1985001.00