My First Suit

My First Suit 1985

14-year old Steve is caught between creatures he does not fully understand: two parents with very different ideas about the suit he should wear to his first school dance. Meanwhile everywhere he seems to look, images of men are taking control of his imagination. In Stewart Main's comical coming of age story Steve escapes his parents' good wishes, to discover his true desires. They aren't quite what his no-nonsense father had in mind.

Maurice Blanchot

Maurice Blanchot 1998

How to make a film about a writer? How to show in pictures the work of a man who insists on disappearing? Several thinkers comment on the figure and work of a key intellectual in 20th century literature and thought.

Gråtvalsen

Gråtvalsen 1983

"Crocodile tears" - Fellowship is replaced by suspicion and hatred in a Stockholm suburb. Wheelchair-bound retiree Hugo lives with his wife and his mentally unstable son.

Being Alan Bennett

Being Alan Bennett 2009

Documentary providing a rare glimpse into the life of Alan Bennett, one of the UK's best-loved writers, with interviews, archive footage and new work.

The World of Dracula

The World of Dracula 1979

Originally broadcast in short weekly installments as part of the series "Clilffhangers," The World of Dracula is a collection of segments edited together to create a feature film.