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Up North Film & Television Festival

Room at the Top

Mon 20 May, 2:00pm at Copper Auditorium

Tickets: £7-£5 , approx running time: 113mins

Age: 15

Director: Jack Clayton

Country: UK

Year: 1959

Cast: Laurence Harvey, Simone Signoret, Heather Sears

Filmed in Halifax and nominated for six Academy Awards, Room at the Top is thought to be one of the first Kitchen Sink Dramas. When Joe Lampton arrives in a Yorkshire town to take up place in the Borough Treasury Department his ambitions result in him setting his sight upon Susan, the daughter of a local industrialist.

This event is part of the Square Chapel Up North: Film & Television Festival 

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