FILM : Against The Wind
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Against The Wind 1947 Robert Beatty, Simone Signoret, Jack Warner, Gordon Jackson, Paul Dupuis, Gisele Preville, John Slater Flanders (Belgium), London
Director : Charles Crichton   Production Company : Ealing Studios  Region : LONDON A-B,REST OF THE WORLD

Under cover British Agents take on hazardous duties behind enemy lines. After parachuting into Belgium they discover there is a traitor in their ranks. There are lots of ReelStreets shots in Belgium and Brussels, so next time you're in the land of waffles and Poirot, beer and chocolate, don't forget to take your camera.

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Against The Wind - Imperial College Road, London SW7 looking towards Queen's Gate identified by Ray. (RL)
Against The Wind

atw017c. Imperial College Road, London SW7 looking towards Queen's Gate identified by Ray. (RL)

Against The Wind - Grand Market Place, Grote Markt, Antwerp, identified by Nadine Caron.
Against The Wind

atw018. Grand Market Place, Grote Markt, Antwerp, identified by Nadine Caron.

atw018n. Well sleuthed by Annelies De Ceulaer, one of our helpers in Brussels. A shot of the Grote Markt (Grand Place) of Brussels, not Antwerp as we thought. Annelies suggests that the other pics were also taken in Brussels.
(Modern Photo Added: 21-10-2008)

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Against The Wind - Towards the end of the film Father Philip (Robert Beatty), in the back of the truck, lights a cigarette for the rescued Andrew and says
Against The Wind

atw021. Towards the end of the film Father Philip (Robert Beatty), in the back of the truck, lights a cigarette for the rescued Andrew and says "We'll be OK when we get past Bouillon". Ray Glenister has provided two extra screen shots of Bouillon. (RL)

atw021n. A comparative shot from Ray courtesy of Google Earth. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 18-12-2016)

Against The Wind - A second capture from Ray of Bouillon. (RL)
Against The Wind

atw022. A second capture from Ray of Bouillon. (RL)

atw022n. And a comparative, courtesy of Google. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 18-12-2016)

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