Dean’s first starring role

James Dean features in his first starring role, as a moody and embittered young man frustrated at every turn, in thE screen version of John Steinbeck’s epic novel, ‘East of Eden’.

James Dean features in his first starring role, as a moody and embittered young man frustrated at every turn, in thE screen version of John Steinbeck’s epic novel, ‘East of Eden’.

Struggling to relate to his estranged mother, he competes with his brother for his father’s affection in a modern Cain and Abel story.

It screens at the Dunamaise Arts Centre at 11am on Tuesday, October 7.