Sylvia Syms

Born: 6 January 1936, Woolwich, London

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Highlighted works

  • The World Ten Times Over

    The World Ten Times Over

    Wolf Rilla’s sharp feature hints at British cinema’s first lesbian relationship.

  • Victim

    Victim

    Dirk Bogarde’s trailblazing performance is at the centre of this landmark gay classic.

  • The Queen

    The Queen

    A subtle imagining of the diplomatically nuanced relationship between Queen Elizabeth II (an Oscar-winning Helen Mirren) and Tony Blair (Michael Sheen) following Princess Diana’s death.

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