documentaries

Vivien Leigh: Made in Japan

Posted in - cinema archive & documentaries & vivien leigh on September 14th 2012 19 Comments

A couple of years ago, I did a contest on this site during which I gave away a couple copies of a recently released Japanese documentary about Vivien Leigh. I’m still not sure exactly what it’s called, but according to my Japanese-British friend, it’s something like, “Vivien Leigh: Young Heroine …

Legends: Vivien Leigh

Posted in - cinema archive & documentaries on May 3rd 2010 6 Comments

Legends: Vivien Leigh was produced by the BBC in 2000. This shortened documentary gives an overview of Vivien Leigh’s life and career and showcases many rare color photos of the late actress. Commentary by Hugo Vickers, David Lewin, Tarquin Olivier, Trader Faulkner, Colin Clark and others.

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Larry and Vivien: The Oliviers in Love

Posted in - cinema archive & documentaries on May 3rd 2010 2 Comments

Larry and Vivien: The Oliviers in Love was produced for the BBC in 2001. This documentary goes in depth into the relationship between Vivien Leigh and Laurence Olivier. Featuring rare newsreel footage, home videos, behind the scenes footage from Gone with the Wind, and interviews from friends and colleagues including Sir John Mills, …