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Working Title Films and Young@Heart

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Working Title Films and Young@Heart

The latest script in the fictionalised version of Young@Heart has just been delivered. Written by Adam Brooks (Bridget Jones - the Edge of Reason), the movie is being developed by the UK's leading film company, Working Title Films, who hope to be in production later this year. Stephen Walker and Sally George are co-producers.

 

Critical acclaim for documentary

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Critical acclaim for documentary

The Day I Got My Sight Back received considerable critical acclaim from the press, described by The Sunday Times as "mesmerising", the The Guardian as "incredible" and the Daily Telegraph as "astounding". For a fuller list of press reaction go to the programme page here or you can watch it on the iPlayer here.

 

New BBC 1 Documentary

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New BBC 1 Documentary

Walker George Films are delighted to announce that their latest film, The Day I Got My Sight Back, will be broadcast on BBC1 at 10.35pm on Tuesday October 8. The film follows the extraordinary story of Ian Tibbetts, a blind father who has never seen his four year old twin sons. Over several months Ian undergoes a radical series of operations to reconstruct his eye using one of his own teeth. Will it work - and will he fulfil his dream of seeing his sons for the first time?

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Double Cross: BBC2 | 9pm | Mon 9th July

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Double Cross: The True Story of the D-Day Spies

Based on his latest best-selling book, Ben Macintyre brings his third terrific spy story to the small screen with this tale of how a group of eccentric, brave and brilliant double agents helped the Allies win D-Day. Directed by Matthew Whiteman and produced by Sally George.

 

Broadcast on Monday 23rd January | 9pm | BBC2

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bbc_two_logoWalker George Films are delighted to announce the broadcast of The Real Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines on the 23rd of January on BBC2, directed by Charlie Russell and produced by Stephen Walker.

 Three days flying around the UK in flimsy machines whose engines can cut out at any time: welcome to the mad, bad and sometimes downright dangerous world of competitive amateur microlighting in the 'Round Britain Rally'.

For more information about the film, visit our filmography page. To see photos of the production, go to the gallery.

 

Broadcast Award nomination for Operation Mincemeat

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Walker George Films are delighted to announce that Operation Mincemeat has been nominated for a prestigious Broadcast Award in the Best Popular Factual category. For full details visit the Broadcast Awards page.

 

Critical acclaim for Eddie Chapman documentary

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Double Agent: The Eddie Chapman Story received very strong critical acclaim from the press after its first broadcast on 15th November on BBC2. If you missed it, make sure you catch it again on Saturday 19th November at 8pm, BBC2. The programme is also available on BBC iPlayer for one week only.

Here's what the press had to say about it:

"A dream story told with great flair" The Times

"Very entertaining... a terrific tale" The Independent

"A thrilling war documentary" Metro

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Rave reviews for Magnificent Men

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The Real Magnificent Men In Their Flying Machines received high praise from the press after its broadcast on 23rd January. If you missed it, it is available on BBC iPlayer for one week only.

Here's what the press had to say about it:

"An aerial Wacky Races...a joy to watch." Daily Telegraph

"A tender and moving account of fear, friendship and love." Sunday Times

"A soaring, swooping emotional journey..." Daily Express

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Grierson Awards Nomination for Operation Mincemeat

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Walker George Films are delighted to announce that Operation Mincemeat has been nominated for a prestigious Grierson Award.

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Working Title Films and Young@Heart

The latest script in the fictionalised version of Young@Heart has just been delivered. Written by Adam Brooks (Bridget Jones - the Edge of Reason), the movie is being developed by the UK's leading film company, Working Title Films, who hope to be in production later this year. Stephen Walker and Sally George are co-producers.

 

Critical acclaim for documentary

The Day I Got My Sight Back received considerable critical acclaim from the press, described by The Sunday Times as "mesmerising", the The Guardian as "incredible" and the Daily Telegraph as "astounding". For a fuller list of press reaction go to the programme page here or you can watch it on the iPlayer here.