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From the archive: four film directors...

Alan Parker

Alan Parker

Broadcast | 09 Jul 2000

Film director

Ken Loach

Ken Loach

Broadcast | 18 Apr 1999

Film director

Mike Leigh OBE

Mike Leigh OBE

Broadcast | 21 Sep 1997

Film director

Ken Russell

Ken Russell

Broadcast | 22 Feb 1987

Film director

And six Hollywood award winners…

Goldie Hawn

Goldie Hawn

Broadcast | 23 Sep 2012

Hollywood film star

Whoopi Goldberg

Whoopi Goldberg

Broadcast | 10 May 2009

Comedian, Hollywood film star

Luise Rainer

Luise Rainer

Broadcast | 28 Mar 1999

Oscar winning actor

Joan Fontaine

Joan Fontaine

Broadcast | 25 Nov 1978

Oscar winning actor

Dustin Hoffman

Dustin Hoffman

Broadcast | 02 Dec 2012

Hollywood film star

Deborah Kerr

Deborah Kerr

Broadcast | 20 Aug 1977

Oscar winning actor

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