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Amelia and the Angel
Amelia and the Angel

Amelia and the Angel 1958


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Amelia and the Angel 1958 U

25 mins United Kingdom

In this charming early short from British cinema maverick Ken Russell, a young girl, cast as an angel in the school play, is distraught when her brother steals and damages her treasured wings. Pocket money in hand, Amelia traverses London on the hunt for a new pair in time for the play. Mercedes Quadros is enchanting as Amelia, but it's Rock, the Wonder Dog, who arguably steals the show.


Mercedes Quadros

Míka van Bloemen

Helen Ulman




The Black Box Shorts Family Films


U Contains no material likely to offend or harm




United Kingdom



Production company

British Film Institute Experimental Film Fund

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