Working Class Heroes Weekend

Presented by Danny Leigh, Film Critic and Senior Curator of Fiction at the BFI National Archive, Working Class Heroes is a collection of films lit up by the charisma of working class British stars, a celebration of fine actors and remarkable leading roles.

Previously In this season

Billy Liar Introduction

This screening will be introduced by Andy Willis, Senior Visiting Curator for Film at HOME.

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This is England

Shaun is an 11-year-old struggling after his father's death and with being bullied at school. His life improves when a gang of local skinheads take…

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Billy Liar

An undertaker's clerk in a dull Northern town conjures up ever more fantastic, Walter Mitty-like scenarios in order to escape his mundane life. A classic…

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