Kathleen Byron

Born: 11 January 1921, London
Died: 18 January 2009, Northwood, Middx.

Highlighted works

  • Private Road

    Private Road

    The youthful struggle for social, personal and artistic freedom is depicted in the lodgings of bohemian London, the suburbs of Surrey, and the wilds of Scotland.

  • A Matter of Life and Death

    A Matter of Life and Death

    In Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger’s audacious Technicolor fantasy, WWII airman David Niven finds himself summoned to heaven after surviving a plane crash that should have killed him.

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