Bessie Love

Born: 10 September 1898, Midland, Texas
Died: 26 April 1986, London

Highlighted works

  • Sunday Bloody Sunday

    Sunday Bloody Sunday

    Peter Finch gives a quietly devastating performance as the gay Jewish doctor bearing up through romantic crisis in John Schlesinger’s piercing and brilliantly observed suburban drama.

  • South

    Peter Wyngarde stars in Britain’s earliest surviving gay TV drama.

  • Intolerance

    Intolerance

    Responding to criticisms of racism for his record-breaking The Birth of a Nation, film-making pioneer D.W. Griffith made this epic drama depicting intolerance through the ages.

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