I KNOW WHERE I'M GOING!
(Michael Powell,Emeric Pressburger, UK, 1945) 92 minutes
Directors: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
Producers: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
Screenplay: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
Art Direction: Alfred Junge
Photography: Erwin Hiller
Editor: John Seabourne
Music: Allan Gray
Wendy Hiller (Joan Webster)
Roger Livesey (Torquil MacNeil)
George Carney (Mr Webster)
Pamela Brown (Catriona Potts)
Walter Hudd (Hunter)
Findlay Currie (Ruairidh Mor)
Reviews and notes
Screenwriter Emeric Pressburger told director Michael Powell he wanted to tell a story about a woman who wanted one thing all her life. When she got very close to it she decides she doesn't want it anymore.
That's basically the entire story but it's the well drawn characters that provide the dramatic flow. Martin Scorsese once said that before he saw the film he didn't think there were anymore classics to be made.
-Geoff Isaac (email@example.com), quoted on Internet Movie Data Base.
Weblink: Edinburgh University Film Society programme notes
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