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Almost Adult
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directed by Yousaf Ali Khan, fl. 2001; produced by Sally Hibbin, 1953- and Michael Reuter, fl. 2005, Parallax East and EuroArts; performed by Victoire Milandu, fl. 2006 and Ann Warungu, fl. 2003-2006 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2006), 1 hour 14 mins,
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Mamie and Shiku are two young African girls. Almost adults. One is 17 years old, the other is 13. These two minor refugees who arrived in England to get a better life become friends. But soon, administrative and police issues separate them. Mamie becomes a clandestine while Shiku's foster family makes her a maid....

directed by Yousaf Ali Khan, fl. 2001; produced by Sally Hibbin, 1953- and Michael Reuter, fl. 2005, Parallax East and EuroArts; performed by Victoire Milandu, fl. 2006 and Ann Warungu, fl. 2003-2006 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2006), 1 hour 14 mins,
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Barnacle Bill (1957): Continuity script
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directed by Charles Frend, 1909-1977; produced by Sir Michael Balcon, 1896-1977, Ealing Studios; performed by Sir Alec Guinness, 1914-2000, Irene Browne, 1896-1965 and Maurice Denham, 1909-2002 (London, England: Studio Canal, 2015, first release 1957), 149 page(s)
From the dawn of time to the battle of Jutland, the Ambrose family tree has always maintained its ability to create a long line of distinguished naval officers, until now. Captain William Horatio Ambrose (Guinness) has tried hard to preserve his family’s tradition but unfortunately suffers from chronic sea sickn...
directed by Charles Frend, 1909-1977; produced by Sir Michael Balcon, 1896-1977, Ealing Studios; performed by Sir Alec Guinness, 1914-2000, Irene Browne, 1896-1965 and Maurice Denham, 1909-2002 (London, England: Studio Canal, 2015, first release 1957), 149 page(s)
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Beggar's Opera (1953): Continuity script
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written by John Gay, 1685-1732; directed by Peter Brook, 1925-; produced by Sir Laurence Olivier, 1907-1989 and Herbert Wilcox, 1890-1977, Herbert Wilcox Productions; performed by Sir Laurence Olivier, 1907-1989, Hugh Griffith, 1912-1980 and Dorothy Tutin, 1930-2001 (London, England: Studio Canal, 2015, first release 1953), 152 page(s)
Set in the tawdry underbelly of 17th Century London, a sordid world of bandits, cut throats and corrupted officials, The Beggar's Opera follows the raffish escapades of Captain MacHeath, a reckless, brooding adventurer and notorious highwayman, and the seething plot to have him hanged. The Beggar's Opera is an aut...
written by John Gay, 1685-1732; directed by Peter Brook, 1925-; produced by Sir Laurence Olivier, 1907-1989 and Herbert Wilcox, 1890-1977, Herbert Wilcox Productions; performed by Sir Laurence Olivier, 1907-1989, Hugh Griffith, 1912-1980 and Dorothy Tutin, 1930-2001 (London, England: Studio Canal, 2015, first release 1953), 152 page(s)
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Being Julia
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directed by István Szabó, 1938-; produced by Robert Lantos, 1949-, Serendipity Point Films, First Choice Films, Hogarth Productions and Myriad Pictures; performed by Annette Bening, 1958-, Jeremy Irons, 1948- and Shaun Evans, 1980- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2004), 1 hour 44 mins,
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BEING JULIA based on W. Somerset Maugham's "Theatre" and adapted by Academy Award Winner Ronald Harwood ("The Pianist"), is an intoxicating combination of wicked comedy and smart drama, starring Annette Bening as the beautiful and beguiling actress Julia Lambert.  In London in 1938, Julia Lambert is at her peak,...
directed by István Szabó, 1938-; produced by Robert Lantos, 1949-, Serendipity Point Films, First Choice Films, Hogarth Productions and Myriad Pictures; performed by Annette Bening, 1958-, Jeremy Irons, 1948- and Shaun Evans, 1980- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2004), 1 hour 44 mins,
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Beyond the Rocks
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directed by Sam Wood, 1883-1949; produced by Jesse L. Lasky, 1880-1958, Famous Players Film Corporation; performed by Rudolph Valentino, 1895-1926, Gloria Swanson, 1899-1983 and Edythe Chapman, 1863-1948 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2006), 1 hour 20 mins,
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Beyond the Rocks, the silent romance starring film legends Gloria Swanson and Rudolph Valentino was long considered one of the great "lost" films from the Hollywood golden age, only a one-minute fragment was known to exist in the Nederlands Filmmuseum.

Lost for over eighty years, film cataloguers at the Nederlands...

directed by Sam Wood, 1883-1949; produced by Jesse L. Lasky, 1880-1958, Famous Players Film Corporation; performed by Rudolph Valentino, 1895-1926, Gloria Swanson, 1899-1983 and Edythe Chapman, 1863-1948 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2006), 1 hour 20 mins,
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Billy Liar (1963): Continuity script
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directed by John Schlesinger, 1926-2003; produced by Joseph Janni, 1916-1994, Vic Films Productions; performed by Tom Courtenay, 1937-, Wilfred Pickles, 1904-1978 and Julie Christie, 1941- (London, England: Studio Canal, 2015, first release 1963), 176 page(s)
Tom Courtenay delivers a star-making turn as William Terrence Fisher (Billy Liar) in one of the most memorable and universally acclaimed films of the 60s. Running from an unsympathetic working-class family, a pair of demanding fiancees and an insecure job at an undertakers, Billy escapes, Walter Mitty-like, into a...
directed by John Schlesinger, 1926-2003; produced by Joseph Janni, 1916-1994, Vic Films Productions; performed by Tom Courtenay, 1937-, Wilfred Pickles, 1904-1978 and Julie Christie, 1941- (London, England: Studio Canal, 2015, first release 1963), 176 page(s)
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The Biter Bit
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produced by Bamforth Films (London, England: British Film Institute, 1899), 1 min
In this short, silent film comedy from Bamforth Films, a man hiding behind a bush plays a practical trick on a gardener watering a lawn by kinking his hose and then releasing the kink so that the gardener is sprayed with water. The gardener finds the man and chases him.
produced by Bamforth Films (London, England: British Film Institute, 1899), 1 min
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Blackpool Victoria Pier
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produced by Sagar Mitchell, 1866-1952 and James Kenyon, 1850-1925, Mitchell and Kenyon (United Kingdom: British Film Institute, 2008), 16 secs

Blackpool's striking Victoria Pier opened in 1893, just in time to cater for a boom in visitors with more leisure time on their hands. The film shows holidaymakers promenading in Sunday best and parasols, circling past the camera to make sure their faces are in shot. The film would have been shown repeatedly, foll...

produced by Sagar Mitchell, 1866-1952 and James Kenyon, 1850-1925, Mitchell and Kenyon (United Kingdom: British Film Institute, 2008), 16 secs
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Bon Voyage
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directed by Sir Alfred Hitchcock, 1899-1980; produced by Phoenix and United Kingdom. Cabinet Office; performed by John Blythe, 1921-1993 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1944), 26 mins,
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Bon Voyage is a taut, absorbing drama of wartime espionage and murder, made in 1944 to aid the war effort. But when British government officials saw the film, directed by cinema genius Alfred Hitchcock, they labeled it "inflammatory", shelved it, and tried to forget it was ever made.

Bon Voyage

A Scottish RAF air...

directed by Sir Alfred Hitchcock, 1899-1980; produced by Phoenix and United Kingdom. Cabinet Office; performed by John Blythe, 1921-1993 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1944), 26 mins,
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Borrowers, Series 1, Episode 4, Series 1, episode 4
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directed by John Henderson, 1949-; produced by Grainne Marmion, fl. 1988-2016, Working Title Films; performed by Sir Ian Holm, 1931-, Dame Penelope Wilton, 1946-, Rebecca Callard, 1975-, Paul Cross, fl. 1992 and Siân Phillips, 1933-, in Borrowers, Series 1, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1992, originally published 1952), 28 mins,
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When you're only 15cm high the world is a pretty frightening place! Meet Pod, Homily and Arrietty Clock - those tiny people who live under your floorboards. They exist by 'borrowing' everyday items from you that you wouldn't even miss! You will never know they're there unless they're careless and let you see them...

directed by John Henderson, 1949-; produced by Grainne Marmion, fl. 1988-2016, Working Title Films; performed by Sir Ian Holm, 1931-, Dame Penelope Wilton, 1946-, Rebecca Callard, 1975-, Paul Cross, fl. 1992 and Siân Phillips, 1933-, in Borrowers, Series 1, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1992, originally published 1952), 28 mins,
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