‘Black Narcissus’ featuring a score by Anne Dudley will start airing Sunday 27th December at 9pm on BBC One.
‘Black Narcissus’ is a story of forbidden desire, religion and sexual repression and stars Gemma Arterton, Alessandro Nivola and Aisling Franciosi. A remote clifftop palace once known as the ‘House of Women’ holds many dark secrets. When the young nuns of St. Faith attempt to establish a mission there, its haunting mysteries awaken forbidden desires that seem destined to repeat a terrible tragedy.