FILM : Savage Messiah
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Savage Messiah 1972 Dorothy Tutin, Scott Antony, Helen Mirren, Lindsay Kemp, Michael Gough Cambridgeshire, Dorset, London, Middlesex, Somerset, West Sussex
Director : Ken Russell   Production Company : Russ-Arts  Region : LONDON R-S,SOUTH EAST R-Z,SOUTH WEST

Biographical film of the life of French sculptor Henri Gaudier-Brzeska.

Screen shots uploaded by Phil Wilkinson from source material provided by John Tunstill.

THIS FILM IS AVAILABLE ON AMAZON AS A REGION 1 DISC - JUST CLICK THE LINK BELOW

Savage Messiah [DVD] [1972] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]

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Savage Messiah - Monsieur Gaudier (Michael Gough) asks questions about Sophie.
Savage Messiah

savme021. Monsieur Gaudier (Michael Gough) asks questions about Sophie.

savme021n. The bridge on Mill Road, Arundel. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 14-01-2014)

Savage Messiah - The family approach the house where, over the next few days, Henri's parents make their disapproval felt.
Savage Messiah

savme022. The family approach the house where, over the next few days, Henri's parents make their disapproval felt.

savme022n. The old dairy, Mill Road, Arundel. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 14-01-2014)

Savage Messiah - After the couple find a studio in London, they visit Kensal Green Cemetery to steal stone with art dealer Angus Corky (Lindsay Kemp). The cemetery on Harrow Road, London NW10 with All Souls Chapel in the left background. Also seen in 'Theatre of Blood' and 'Steptoe and Son Ride Again'.
Savage Messiah

savme023. After the couple find a studio in London, they visit Kensal Green Cemetery to steal stone with art dealer Angus Corky (Lindsay Kemp). The cemetery on Harrow Road, London NW10 with All Souls Chapel in the left background. Also seen in 'Theatre of Blood' and 'Steptoe and Son Ride Again'.

Savage Messiah - After receiving a rebuff, Henri takes his work to Lionel Shaw's Art Gallery where he throws it through the window.
Savage Messiah

savme024. After receiving a rebuff, Henri takes his work to Lionel Shaw's Art Gallery where he throws it through the window.

savme024n. Nothe Fort, Barrack Road, Weymouth, Dorset. Derelict at the time of filming but now a museum. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 06-08-2014)

Savage Messiah - After Henri is arrested, but the charges are dropped . . . .
Savage Messiah

savme025. After Henri is arrested, but the charges are dropped . . . .

savme025n. Bristol Exeter House, Station Approach, Bristol. Opposite Temple Meads station. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 06-08-2014)

Savage Messiah - . . . . the police have difficulty in throwing him out of the police station.
Savage Messiah

savme026. . . . . the police have difficulty in throwing him out of the police station.

savme026n. Bristol Exeter House, Station Approach, Bristol. Now back to its original colour. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 06-08-2014)

Savage Messiah - When her savings are depleted, Sophie leaves to become a governess. Rod Thornton identifies this as the railway arches off of Hopton Street, London SE1, opposite what is now part of the Tate Modern. Rod was an apprentice at the printers directly opposite in Tower House, (now flats) and spent a few lunch breaks watching these scenes being shot.
Savage Messiah

savme027. When her savings are depleted, Sophie leaves to become a governess. Rod Thornton identifies this as the railway arches off of Hopton Street, London SE1, opposite what is now part of the Tate Modern. Rod was an apprentice at the printers directly opposite in Tower House, (now flats) and spent a few lunch breaks watching these scenes being shot.

Savage Messiah - Whilst out looking for women, Henri and Angus meet suffragette Gosh Boyle (Helen Mirren) who asks them for a light . . . .
Savage Messiah

savme028. Whilst out looking for women, Henri and Angus meet suffragette Gosh Boyle (Helen Mirren) who asks them for a light . . . .

savme028n. Abbey Street, Abbey Green Bath. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 06-08-2014)

Savage Messiah - . . . . then uses it to ignite a bomb which she throws at a pillar box.
Savage Messiah

savme029. . . . . then uses it to ignite a bomb which she throws at a pillar box.

savme029n. Abbey Green, Bath. The arch was built in 1973 by Marks And Spencer. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 06-08-2014)

Savage Messiah - Sophie reads a letter from Henri at Portland railway station, being played by Horsted Keynes station on the Bluebell Railway.
Savage Messiah

savme030. Sophie reads a letter from Henri at Portland railway station, being played by Horsted Keynes station on the Bluebell Railway.

savme030n. The box to the left of the ticket office door was added approximately 30 years ago. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 20-01-2014)

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