Eric Portman

Born: 13 July 1903, Halifax, Yorkshire
Died: 7 December 1969, St. Veep, Cornwall

Highlighted works

  • A Canterbury Tale

    A Canterbury Tale

    Powell and Pressburger’s underrated tale of the mysterious ‘glue man’ is one of their most moving films.

  • Great Day

    A visit to a small English village by Mrs Roosevelt provides the catalyst for the women to pull together.

  • '......one of our aircraft is missing'

    Powell and Pressburger adventure thriller about a bomber crew trapped in occupied Holland.

  • Millions Like Us

    A heartwarming/heartbreaking story of a young woman sent to an arms factory in the Midlands.

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