a daring railway rescue

railway rescue

drama

1 x 4 mins

BBC

A battle of wills

A rare and wonderful opportunity to produce the music for a short silent movie, but along with rare opportunities sometimes comes signficiant time pressures.

"I got the film footage on the Monday morning," says Christian. "I handed the finished music to George Auckland at BBC White City mid-afternoon on the Tuesday. On Wednesday lunchtime it was on air. I had stayed up 36 hours to get the job done and was dog-tired. I almost missed the broadcast!

cast: Marti Caine, Valerie Singleton, Bill Noakes

crew: producer: George Auckland, director: Alan Burr, composer: Christian Vassie

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