Mike Leigh Making Plays (1982)

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Documentary which examines the methods by which drama and film director Mike Leigh devises his "plays" of social manners through the directed improvisations of his actors. With Alison Steadman, Sam Kelly, David Threlfall, Eric Allan, Marion Bailey, Brenda Blethyn, Philip Davis, Anthony Sher and Sheila Kelley.

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