Pinochet’s Last Stand 2006
In 1998 former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet visits Britain for medical treatment. On being tipped off, Amnesty International seize the ...
How to Get Ahead in Advertising 1989
Pressure from his boss and a skin-cream client produces a talking boil on a British adman’s neck.
The Lady 2011
The story of Aung San Suu Kyi as she becomes the core of Burma’s democracy movement, and her relationship with her husband, writer Michael Aris.
Hope and Glory 1987
Director John Boorman drew from his own childhood experiences for this coming-of-age tale about a boy growing up in and around London during ...
The Shout 1978
Bored while officiating a cricket match at a psychiatric hospital, Crossley tells Graves (a visitor) the tale of a mysterious stranger (also ...