Sparrows Can't Sing

Joan Littlewood (director, screenwriter)
Stephen Lewis (play, screenwriter)
James Booth, Barbara Windsor, Roy Kinnear, Avid Bunnage (starring)

London: Warner-Pathe Distributors / Elstree Distributors Limited, 1963. Vintage black-and-white still photograph from the 1963 UK film.

Noted director Joan Littlewood's first film credit, after more than 15 years working at the Theatre Workshop, an avant garde theatre she co-founded. This film centers around Charlie, who returns home to find it demolished and his wife shacked up with a local bus driver. A scathing but poignant look at the real life in the East End.

A story shot on location in and around London, England.

8 x 10 inches. A few light creases at the extremities, else Near Fine.

[Book #132730]