FILM : Lost Language of Cranes, The
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Lost Language of Cranes, The 1991 Brian Cox, Angus Macfadyen, Eileen Atkins, Corey Parker, Richard Warwick, Cathy Tyson, Rene Auberjonois, John Schlesinger, Ben Daniels, Nigel Whitmey London
Director : Nigel Finch   Production Company : British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)  Region : LONDON H-L

A young gay man comes out to his middle-class parents which has repercussions for his father who has long since been trying to repress his own sexuality.

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

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Lost Language of Cranes, The - Shot through the arm of a crane towards a block of flats.  Unknown location.
Lost Language of Cranes, The

lolacr001. Shot through the arm of a crane towards a block of flats. Unknown location.

Lost Language of Cranes, The - Owen Benjamin (Brian Cox) leaves a Soho cinema.  Old Compton Street looking towards Wardour Street, London W1. The corner was seen in 'Rag Doll'.
Lost Language of Cranes, The

lolacr002. Owen Benjamin (Brian Cox) leaves a Soho cinema. Old Compton Street looking towards Wardour Street, London W1. The corner was seen in 'Rag Doll'.

lolacr002n. The corner of Brewer Street and Rupert Street. Not quite the right angle due to a fast food stall in Richard Lovejoy's way.
(Modern Photo Added: 14-06-2013)

Lost Language of Cranes, The - Owen, Philip's father, makes his way home. Unknown location.
Lost Language of Cranes, The

lolacr003. Owen, Philip's father, makes his way home. Unknown location.

Lost Language of Cranes, The - Owen Benjamin's workplace.  Identified by Simon James as the decastyle University College, Gower Street in WC1. Simon adds that Wikipedia has omitted this one.
Lost Language of Cranes, The

lolacr004. Owen Benjamin's workplace. Identified by Simon James as the decastyle University College, Gower Street in WC1. Simon adds that Wikipedia has omitted this one.

Lost Language of Cranes, The - Winston Penn (Nigel Whitmey) catches up with his friend Owen.  University College, Gower Street, London WC1.
Lost Language of Cranes, The

lolacr005. Winston Penn (Nigel Whitmey) catches up with his friend Owen. University College, Gower Street, London WC1.

lolacr005n. The steps of the Wilkins Building at UCL, also seen in 'Raising the Wind' and 'Doctor in the House'. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 20-06-2013)

Lost Language of Cranes, The - Long shot of Queen's House Greenwich, in London SE10, where Philip meets his boyfriends adoptive parents. A closer view of the distant colonnades is seen in 'Four in the Morning' and 'No Love for Johnnie'.
Lost Language of Cranes, The

lolacr006. Long shot of Queen's House Greenwich, in London SE10, where Philip meets his boyfriends adoptive parents. A closer view of the distant colonnades is seen in 'Four in the Morning' and 'No Love for Johnnie'.

lolacr006n. A somewhat busier skyline. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 07-07-2013)

Lost Language of Cranes, The - Elliot Abrahams (Corey Parker) talks with his 'father' Derek  Moulthorpe (John Schlesinger). Queen's House, Greenwich.
Lost Language of Cranes, The

lolacr007. Elliot Abrahams (Corey Parker) talks with his 'father' Derek Moulthorpe (John Schlesinger). Queen's House, Greenwich.

lolacr007n. Even standing on a bench I couldn't quite get the right angle. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 07-07-2013)

Lost Language of Cranes, The - Philip Benjamin (Angus Macfadyen) with Geoffrey (Rene Auberjonois), Derek and Elliot. Queen's House, Greenwich SE10.
Lost Language of Cranes, The

lolacr008. Philip Benjamin (Angus Macfadyen) with Geoffrey (Rene Auberjonois), Derek and Elliot. Queen's House, Greenwich SE10.

lolacr008n. The very day that a private function took over Queen's House. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 07-07-2013)

Lost Language of Cranes, The - The group walk towards The Royal Observatory in Greenwich.
Lost Language of Cranes, The

lolacr009. The group walk towards The Royal Observatory in Greenwich.

lolacr009n. Where did those two statues go? (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 07-07-2013)

Lost Language of Cranes, The - A photo opportunity in front of the Prime Meridian outside The Royal Observatory, Greenwich.
Lost Language of Cranes, The

lolacr010. A photo opportunity in front of the Prime Meridian outside The Royal Observatory, Greenwich.

lolacr010n. An even more popular attraction now. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 07-07-2013)

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