Skip to main content

Mary and the Feathered Nights

UK, 1985 (MIFF 1986)

Director: Eleni Alexandrakis

Mary's brothers are determined to marry her oil. She has no intention of marrying until she is ready. Her gesture of independence begins 10 cause some problems.

See also...

STRANGER THAN FICTION

Vivid reconstruction through interviews and dramatic sequences of the mass observation movement of the 1930s which conducted opinion surveys in Britain on everything from sex to the abdication the ... More »

Pit Women: We'll Never Be The Same Again

The film explores the experiences of a number of women who through the organisation of Women Against Pit Closures and their own Women s Action Croup picketting and strike support activity fought the ... More »

Wings of Death

The 'wings of death' pursue a young addict - trying to escape from a violent murder. He takes refuge in a decaying hotel - inhabited by creatures from his imagination - victims of their own gross ... More »

To Hell and Back Again in Time for Breakfast

A stylish comedy-thriller set in contemporary Paris, about a young female pickpocket-turned private-detective who becomes enmeshed in a web of political intrigue. ... "If the camembert, which smelt ... More »

THE BODY ON THREE FLOORS

A collaboration for television exploring styles of play in animals and humans. A project that combines an international jazz musician, a clown, a dancer, and a doctor of Zoology. ... More »

What Can I Do With A Male Nude?

A short comedy on the taboo of the male nude. Its setting is a photographic studio and its basic situation a photographic session in which the photographer runs his model through the gamut of ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director