David Lean

David Lean’s ‘Nostromo’: The Old Man and the Untold Tale of the Seaboard

  By Tim Pelan David Lean, two-time Oscar-winning director of Lawrence Of Arabia and The Bridge On the River Kwai,…

3 years ago

A ‘Lost’ Treasure: David Lean’s documentary ‘Lost and Found: The Story of Cook’s Anchor’

As the great British filmmaker David Lean scouted Tahiti searching for possible locations to shoot his, ultimately never-to-be-seen HMS Bounty…

5 years ago

A unique insight into David Lean’s method and vision

Steven Spielberg, Alec Guinness and Omar Sharif appear in this tribute to the great British filmmaker, David Lean. Clips from…

5 years ago

‘A Passage to India’: David Lean’s Rocky Road to Creating a Most Powerful Adaptation

In 1924 E.M. Forster published his highly acclaimed novel A Passage to India. Exactly sixty years later David Lean's film…

5 years ago

‘Ryan’s Daughter’: The Proof of David Lean’s Versatility

After working together on the giant adaptation of Doctor Zhivago, legendary British director David Lean and respected screenwriter Robert Bolt…

5 years ago

Regarded as one of David Lean’s best films, the 1965 epic ‘Doctor Zhivago’ is a champion of accomplished filmmaking

Regarded as one of David Lean’s best films, the 1965 epic romance Doctor Zhivago is a champion of accomplished filmmaking.…

6 years ago

Talking Pictures: A look back at television appearances by legends of the silver screen

A look back at television appearances by legends of the silver screen, using archive footage to tell the story of…

6 years ago

‘Lawrence of Arabia’ is a glorious 4-hour piece of filmmaking history

  By Sven Mikulec When David Lean lost interest in doing a film about Gandhi with Alec Guinness in the…

6 years ago

Talking Pictures: David Lean

An insight into the life of David Lean, whose drive and genius made him one of Britain’s greatest ever film…

6 years ago

David Lean and His Dedicated Maniacs (2009)

David Lean is widely regarded as one of history’s greatest film directors. Epics like Lawrence of Arabia, Doctor Zhivago and…

6 years ago