DirectorGary Sinyor, Vadim Jean Release date1992 (1992) WriterMichael Normand, Gary Sinyor ScreenplayGary Sinyor, Michael Normand CastConnie Booth (Yvonne Chadwick), Maryam d'Abo (Madeleine), Janet Suzman (Judith Geller), Mark Frankel (Leon Geller), Gina Bellman (Lisa), Vincent Riotta (Elliot Cohen) Similar moviesDave Chappelle: HBO Comedy Half-Hour, Rodney Dangerfield: It's Not Easy Bein' Me, Rodney Dangerfield: Nothin' Goes Right, The Loft, Sex Tape, Aladdin
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Leon the Pig Farmer is a 1992 British comedy about a Jewish estate agent in London who discovers that thanks to an artificial insemination mishap, his real father owns a pig farm in Yorkshire. It was directed by Vadim Jean and Gary Sinyor, and starred Mark Frankel in the title role.
The film won the FIPRESCI International Critics' Prize at the 1992 Venice Film Festival, while its directors won the Best Newcomer award from the London Critics' Circle, the Most Promising Newcomer at the Evening Standard British Film Awards, and the Chaplin Award for the best first feature from the Edinburgh International Film Festival.
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Jewish estate agent Leon Geller, who lives in London, discovers his father is not actually local businessman Sidney Geller but Yorkshire Dales pig farmer Brian Chadwick.