Tiger Bay

By FHW Marketing

 

MADE IN WALES FILM

SYNOPSIS

Gille Jenkins, a 12 year old tomboy and compulsive liar, living in a sordid tenement with her single parent mother, witnesses the murder of an immigrant Polish woman living in an nearby apartment by her former boyfriend, Bronislaus Korchinski. The young merchant marine becomes distraught when he discovers that she has become the mistress of a married British sports announcer and shoots her with her own gun. Gillie lies about the circumstances in order to keep the gun which she discovers where Korchinsky hid it. She ultimately bonds with him and misleads the police in their investigation.

 

WELSH CONNECTION

LOCATION: Set in Cardiff, external shots filmed in Newport, Cardiff and Cardigan.

WELSH CAST: Meredith EdwardsRachel Thomas

 

RELEASE

DATE:  December 14, 1959

 

PRODUCTION DETAILS

DIRECTOR: J. Lee Thompson

WRITER:  Noël Calef (short story), John Hawkesworth (screenplay) 

CAST: Hayley Mills, Horst Buchholz, John Mills

 

TECHNICAL DETAILS

RUNTIME: 105 min

LANGUAGE: English

 

BOOKING DETAILS

CONTACT: TBC

 

WHAT NEXT? 

This is film is covered by our Made In Wales strategy, which means if you an a Welsh exhibitor you may be eliable to submit a proposal for support. For more information click here