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David Lean: A Life in Film 

Steven Spielberg, Alec Guinness and Omar Sharif appear in this tribute to the great British filmmaker, David Lean. Clips from many of his films, such as "Brief Encounter," "Hobson's Choice,... See full summary »

Director:

Nigel Wattis

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Melvyn Bragg ... Himself - Presenter
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Victor Banerjee ... Himself
John Box John Box ... Himself
Eddie Fowlie Eddie Fowlie ... Himself
James Fox ... Himself
Alec Guinness ... Himself
Maurice Jarre ... Himself
David Lean ... Himself
Ronald Neame ... Himself
Omar Sharif ... Himself
Sam Spiegel ... Himself
Steven Spielberg ... Himself
Maggie Unsworth Maggie Unsworth ... Herself
Freddie Young ... Himself
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Storyline

Steven Spielberg, Alec Guinness and Omar Sharif appear in this tribute to the great British filmmaker, David Lean. Clips from many of his films, such as "Brief Encounter," "Hobson's Choice," "Great Expectations," "Doctor Zhivago," "Lawrence of Arabia," and "The Bridge on the River Kwai" are included. A unique insight into Lean's method and vision. Written by alfiehitchie

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Documentary

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 February 1985 (UK) See more »

Filming Locations:

England, UK

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