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Death and Transfiguration
Death and Transfiguration

Death and Transfiguration 1983

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Death and Transfiguration 1983 15

26 mins United Kingdom Director. Terence Davies

The anguished finale of the Terence Davies Trilogy opens with the death of Robert Tucker’s beloved mother, jumping forward in time to show an elderly Robert bedridden in hospital (an astonishing appearance by Steptoe and Son’s Wilfrid Brambell). Fragments of his past - a school nativity play, male physique magazines, a tender moment with mum - build to an unforgettable closing scene.

Death and Transfiguration was made with the backing of the BFI and the Greater London Arts Association.

Restoration supported by Simon W. Hessel

Directed by

Terence Davies

Featuring

Wilfrid Brambell

Iain Munro

Jeanne Doree

Chrissy Roberts

Virginia Donovan

Genres

Drama

Collection

Shorts Gay Cinema - Out of the Archive Flare LGBT

Certificate

15 Contains strong language, sex and sex references

Released

1983

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Greater London Arts Association

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