Being Human (film)

Infobox Film
name = Being Human

image_size =
caption = Theatrical release poster
director = Bill Forsyth
producer = Robert F. Colesberry
writer = Bill Forsyth
narrator =
starring = Robin Williams
John Turturro
Bill Nighy
Robert Carlyle
Ewan McGregor
Anna Galiena
music = Michael Gibbs
cinematography = Michael Coulter
editing = Michael Ellis
distributor =
released = 1993
runtime = 122 min
country = UK
language = English
budget =
gross =
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website =
amg_id =
imdb_id = 0106379

"Being Human" is a 1993 film starring Robin Williams.

The film portrays the experience of a single human soul (portrayed by Williams) through various incarnations. Williams is the only common actor throughout the stories that span man's history on the earth.

The film was written and directed by Bill Forsyth for David Puttnam while he was in control of Columbia Studios in 1989. When Putnam was ousted "Being Human" was pulled from the distribution schedule and was given a limited release in 1993. Being Human was Ewan McGregor's screen debut.


*Robin Williams: Hector
*John Turturro: Lucinnius
*Bill Nighy: Julian
*Vincent D'Onofrio: Priest
*Robert Carlyle: Pre-Historic Shaman
*Simon McBurney: Hermes
*Hector Elizondo: Dom Paulo
*Ewan McGregor: Alvarez
*William H. Macy: Boris
*Theresa Russell: Narrator
*Anna Galiena: Beatrice


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