Sidney Gilliat season at the BFI in November 2008

British director and writer recognised with a season of screenings, including Night Train to Munich

Date posted Date posted Sidney GilliatFilm camera Night Train to Munich (1940) Screening, BFI

From the BFI:

As a writer and director in the heyday of Britain’s studio system, Sidney Gilliat was both a consummate entertainer and a sharp social commentator. British cinema is all the richer for his beady eye and dry wit, argues Geoff Brown.