About the Film
This film has been nominated for numerous Academy Awards including Best Actress for Judi Dench and Best Supporting Actress for Cate Blanchett. The story revolves around a young attractive teacher who has an affair with a male student. An older teacher tries to help but ends up spinning a web of further dramatic entanglements. Notes on a Scandal is a story about sex, loneliness, loyalty, envy and betrayal. It unfolds with a clarity and strength indictative of the best in modern British literature and filmmaking.