Category Archive: 1942

The White Eagle, August 1940 – March 1941

The White Eagle is a film produced by Derrick de Marney and directed by Eugene Cekalski. The narrative is written by Val Gielgud. The story is told by Leslie Howard. This documentary was… Continue reading

Leslie Howard: A Castaway for BBC Desert Island Discs

Desert Island Discs is a very popular programme of BBC Radio. Since 1942, a very long list of castaways have presented their musical choices, answering the question: ” if you were to be cast… Continue reading

Leslie Howard e lo spirito di Nelson – Cathedral Steps, 1942

L’archivio della British Pathé conserva un video prezioso, relativo alla grandiosa produzione di Cathedral Steps di Clemence Dane, organizzata dall’ENSA (Entertainment National Service Association, l’organizzazione costituita nel 1939 da Basil Dean e Leslie… Continue reading