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1st November 1988
2h 37m
Tony Palmer
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Testimony is a 1987 Historic Drama film released on 1st November; Tony Palmer directed the film which stars Ben Kingsley, Vernon Dobtcheff, and Ronald Pickup.


The story of the great Soviet composer Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975) and his life and career during the rule of Stalin.

Genres & Themes

Cast (9)

Ben Kingsley's profile Ben Kingsley
Age at Filming ≈ 43
Vernon Dobtcheff's profile Vernon Dobtcheff
Age at Filming ≈ 52
Ronald Pickup's profile Ronald Pickup
Age at Filming ≈ 46
John Shrapnel's profile John Shrapnel
Age at Filming ≈ 44
Terence Rigby's profile Terence Rigby
Age at Filming ≈ 49

Production Companies

DR Channel Four Films SVT ORF Isolde Films Nederlandse Omroepstichting (NOS)

Testimony FAQ

When was Testimony released?

Testimony was released 35 years ago, on Tuesday November 1st, 1988.