Hanway Films

Swallows & Amazons

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Swallows and Amazons


HANWAY COLLECTION


 

Director               
Philippa Lowthorpe

Cast                                     
Kelly MacDonald                      
Andrew Scott                         
Rafe Spall                          

 

"A very charming, fairly twee, entirely respectable adventure."- Variety.

Four children (the Swallows) on holiday in the Lake District sail on their own to an island and start a war with rival children (the Amazons). In the meantime, a mysterious man on a houseboat accuses them of a crime they did not commit.

NOMINATED: Best Director Drama at The Royal Television Society

WINNER: Grand Prize Feature at the New York International Children's Film Festival

UK | English | 2016 | 97 min