London on Film with the BFI: The Salvage Gang (1958), Family Film Screening (BFI, Certificate U)
A restored gem from the Children's Film Foundation archive. When four children try to raise money to replace a broken saw, their schemes take them on an unexpected journey through the capital. Beautifully photographed, The Salvage Gang by acclaimed director John Krish is an affectionate tour of bomb-damaged London, featuring a young Frazer Hines and a cameo by Wilfred Brambell.
Also available on the BFI DVD London Tales instore at Foyles.
Watch the trailer here
Venue: The Auditorium at Foyles Charing Cross Road
Tickets: Free, including free popcorn, but places must be reserved. Please email email@example.com with the number of places required.
This event is part of the Foyles Grand Opening Festival, celebrating our move to 107 Charing Cross Road. See the full event programme, including author talks, workshops, formal department openings and much more.
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