Sylvia Syms discusses her adventures in motion pictures.
Ice Cold in Alex and Victim are both out on DVD; Flame in the Streets and The World Ten Times Over can both be viewed at the BFI mediatheques in London and Derby. Sylvia Syms’ latest film Is Anybody There is out on DVD in September.
Mark Gatiss’ Alternative Guide To British Cinema
Over the next six weeks the writer, actor and League Of Gentlemen member picks neglected classics from six decades of British cinema.
They Drive By Night
This “hard-boiled thriller with a slightly runny yolk” stars Emlyn Williams and Ernest Thesiger and is Mark’s forgotten gem from the 30sBFI Library
You can watch this film at the BFI library for research purposes. Find out how you can apply via the link below.
The Proposal is in cinemas, cert 12A.
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Interviews and analysis from the world of cinema. Francine Stock talks to directors, writers and…