Schofield's Quest[29/10/95] (1995)

Film details


An investigation into a shipwreck which took place off the Needles, in the mouth of the solent. HMS Pomone went down in 1811 carrying a cargo of Arabian horses from the King of Persia and secret documents from Russia. Also a look at the oldest surviving British film featuring the 1895 Derby. Danny Baker investigates the curse put on Birmingham City FC, by gypsies, when they moved to their present site in 1906.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top