Diary of Anne Frank, The (page 9 of 11)

The BBC program "The Diary of Anne Frank" directed by Jon Jones, based on the writings from ‘The Diary of a Young Girl’ by Anne Frank. Seen here, Nicholas Farrell (as Albert Dussel). Anne observes: ‘Friday, April 14, 1944 – (…) Everyone here is still very tense. Pim has nearly reached the boiling point; (…) Dussel, who's having to give up many of his comforts, is carping at everyone; etc., etc. We seem to have run out of luck lately.’ Initial serialization airdate, January 2009. Screen capture. Copyright © 2008 Darlow Smithson Productions LTD. Credit: © 2008 Darlow Smithson Prod. / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC program "The Diary of Anne Frank" directed by Jon Jones, based on the writings from ‘The Diary of a Young Girl’ by Anne Frank. Seen here, from left: Lesley Sharp (as Petronella van Daan / Mrs. van Daan) and Ron Cook (as Mr. Hermann van Daan). Anne mentions in her journal: ‘Friday, June 9, 1944 – (…) Mrs. van Daan's constant griping is unbearable; now that she can no longer drive us crazy with the invasion, she moans and groans all day about the bad weather. If only we could plunk her down in the loft in a bucket of cold water!’ Initial serialization airdate, January 2009. Screen capture. Copyright © 2008 Darlow Smithson Productions LTD. Credit: © 2008 Darlow Smithson Prod. / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC program "The Diary of Anne Frank" directed by Jon Jones, based on the writings from ‘The Diary of a Young Girl’ by Anne Frank. Seen here clockwise from lower left, Iain Glen (as Otto Frank, in foreground, back to camera), Lesley Sharp (as Mrs. Petronella van Daan), Ron Cook (as Mr. Hermann van Daan), Roger Frost (as Mr. Johannes Kleiman, seated at far wall), Tim Dantay (as Mr. Victor Kugler, standing at back), Nicholas Farrell (as Albert Dussel, seated at far end of table), Tamsin Greig (as Edith Frank), Felicity Jones (as Margot Frank), and Ellie Kendrick (as Anne Frank, foreground, lower right, back to camera). Initial serialization airdate, January 2009. Screen capture. Copyright © 2008 Darlow Smithson Productions LTD. Credit: © 2008 Darlow Smithson Prod. / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC program "The Diary of Anne Frank" directed by Jon Jones, based on the writings from ‘The Diary of a Young Girl’ by Anne Frank. Seen here, Nicholas Farrell (as Albert Dussel). Initial serialization airdate, January 2009. Screen capture. Copyright © 2008 Darlow Smithson Productions LTD. Credit: © 2008 Darlow Smithson Prod. / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC program "The Diary of Anne Frank" directed by Jon Jones, based on the writings from ‘The Diary of a Young Girl’ by Anne Frank. Seen here from left, Ellie Kendrick (as Anne Frank), Ron Cook (as Hermann van Daan), and Lesley Sharp (as Petronella van Daan), huddled together. Anne describes in her writings: ‘Tuesday, April 11, 1944 - (…) Think of it, having to sit in such terror for a day and two nights! We thought of nothing, but simply sat there in pitch darkness (…) "Now we're done for," I said, and I had visions of all fifteen of us being dragged away by the Gestapo that very night.’ Initial serialization airdate, January 2009. Screen capture. Copyright © 2008 Darlow Smithson Productions LTD. Credit: © 2008 Darlow Smithson Prod. / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC program "The Diary of Anne Frank" directed by Jon Jones, based on the writings from ‘The Diary of a Young Girl’ by Anne Frank. Seen here from left, Ellie Kendrick (as Anne Frank) and Geoff Breton (as Peter van Daan). Anne pens her thoughts and feelings: ‘Friday, April 28, 1944 - Dearest Kitty, (…) He came over to me, and I threw my arms around his neck and kissed him on his left cheek. I was about to kiss the other cheek when my mouth met his, and we pressed our lips together. In a daze, we embraced, over and over again, never to stop, oh!’ Initial serialization airdate, January 2009. Screen capture. Copyright © 2008 Darlow Smithson Productions LTD. Credit: © 2008 Darlow Smithson Prod. / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC program "The Diary of Anne Frank" directed by Jon Jones, based on the writings from ‘The Diary of a Young Girl’ by Anne Frank. Seen here, Iain Glen (as Otto Frank). He holds a letter written by Anne. She writes: ‘Sunday Morning, May 7, 1944 - Dearest Kitty, / Father and I had a long talk yesterday afternoon. I cried my eyes out, and he cried too. Do you know what he said to me, Kitty? / "I've received many letters in my lifetime, but none as hurtful as this. You, who have had so much love from your parents. (…) You talk of not having to account to us for your actions! (…) "Perhaps you didn't mean it that way, but that's what you wrote. (…)” ’ Initial serialization airdate, January 2009. Screen capture. Copyright © 2008 Darlow Smithson Productions LTD. Credit: © 2008 Darlow Smithson Prod. / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC program "The Diary of Anne Frank" directed by Jon Jones, based on the writings from ‘The Diary of a Young Girl’ by Anne Frank. Seen here, Ellie Kendrick (as Anne Frank). She outlines a letter intended for her father: ‘Friday, May 5, 1944 – (…) Don't think of me as a fourteen-year-old, since all these troubles have made me older; I won't regret my actions, I'll behave the way I think I should! (…) Whatever you do, just leave me alone!’ Initial serialization airdate, January 2009. Screen capture. Copyright © 2008 Darlow Smithson Productions LTD. Credit: © 2008 Darlow Smithson Prod. / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC program "The Diary of Anne Frank" directed by Jon Jones, based on the writings from ‘The Diary of a Young Girl’ by Anne Frank. Seen here, Kate Ashfield (as Miep Gies). Anne describes: ‘Sunday, July 11, 1943 - Dear Kitty, (…) Miep has so much to carry she looks like a pack mule. She goes forth nearly every day to scrounge up vegetables, and then bicycles back with her purchases in large shopping bags. She's also the one who brings five library books with her every Saturday. We long for Saturdays because that means books.’ Initial serialization airdate, January 2009. Screen capture. Copyright © 2008 Darlow Smithson Productions LTD. Credit: © 2008 Darlow Smithson Prod. / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC program "The Diary of Anne Frank" directed by Jon Jones, based on the writings from ‘The Diary of a Young Girl’ by Anne Frank. Seen here, Ellie Kendrick (as Anne Frank). She ponders and writes: ‘Wednesday, May 3, 1944 – (…) Every day I feel myself maturing, I feel liberation drawing near, I feel the beauty of nature and the goodness of the people around me. Every day I think what a fascinating and amusing adventure this is! With all that, why should I despair?’ Initial serialization airdate, January 2009. Screen capture. Copyright © 2008 Darlow Smithson Productions LTD. Credit: © 2008 Darlow Smithson Prod. / Courtesy: Pyxurz.