Skip to main content

Walk Tall

UK, 2011 (MIFF 2012, Documentary)

Director: Kate Sullivan

Walk Tall

An animated/live action portrait of 1948 British Olympic gymnast George Weedon and his advocacy on the importance of good posture to live a happy and healthy life.

Not in competition.

D Kate Sullivan P Lucy McDermott TD digibeta/2011

See also...

Cutting Loose

“I'm trusted with a pair of scissors and I'm in here for murder”. ... The Scottish Prison Service hairdressing competition is just around the corner and Francis, the current champion, is getting ... More »

British Graffiti

Glimpses of Britain's thriving 50s rock and roll scene, centred on a young couple's passion for the U.S. music, dancing, clothes and style of the period. "I couldn't be a 90s working woman &mdash ... More »

The Ship That Never Returned

Harry Whitehouse is the last Principal Keeper of Bardsey Lighthouse, on the North Wales coast. The lighthouse is scheduled for automation. In chronicling his departure the film also discusses the ... More »

NEW YORK FRAMED

Fascinating documentary, punctuated by evocative footage from every conceivable New York story as depicted by several generations of visual artists, which manages to show 'how film is used in a ... More »

TWILIGHT CITY

... ... This is another richly evocative work from the Black Audio Film Collective in the UK The collective's earlier work has been screened at previous festivals in the context of the British film ... More »

I'd Rather Be Flying

A documentary tribute to the aeroplanes, rituals, eccentricities and daring involved in modern-day aerobatics. Directed by second-time film maker Alexander Abela, the almost surreal nature of this ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director