Cemetery Confessions

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Pere Lachaise Cemetery in Paris was opened 200 years ago this month, and to mark the anniversary, five of its most illustrious residents make their confessions to Father Lachaise, who has his own confession to make.

Sarah Bernhardt....Eleanor Bron (by Louise Welsh)

Guillaume Apollinaire....Michael Fenton Stevens (by Martin Sorrell)

Abelard and Heloise....Hugh Dickson and Anna Massey (by Paul Bailey)

Colette....Zoe Wanamaker (by Michele Roberts)

Jim Morrison....Demetri Goritsas (by Geoff Dyer)

Pere Lachaise....Bill Nighy (by Martin Sorrell)

Director Sara Davies