Adaptation of Nancy Mitford's novel about two cousins living in 1920s Oxfordshire. Linda dreams of a life of adventure, while Fanny is more concerned with stability after being abandoned by her mother. When a glamorous local aristocrat invites a charming stranger to a ball, Linda is instantly smitten, but Fanny's disapproval threatens to tear the inseparable friends apart. With Lily James, Emily Beecham, Dominic West, Freddie Fox and Andrew Scott. Written and directed by Emily Mortimer, who co-stars as Fanny's absent mother.