A Canterbury Tale (1944)

    Directed  and Written by: Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger Starring: Eric Portman, John Sweet, Shelia Sim and Dennis Price Production Company:  The Archers, Independent Producers Kent Filming Locations: City of Canterbury, Canterbury Cathedral, Chilham, Fordwich, Little Stour, Selling, Wickhambreaux and Wingham Inspired by the Chaucer tales, this classic film by cinema legends Powell and […]



Contraband (1940)

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Director: Michael Powell Writers: Emeric Pressburger, Michael Powell Starring: Conrad Veidt, Valerie Hobson, Hay Petrie Production Company: British National Films Kent Filming Locations: Ramsgate Set in early World War II, Contraband is about a Danish sea captain, delayed in a British port when a blackout occurs. The darkness brings chaos with smugglers and spies wanting to […]