FILM : Frieda
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Frieda 1947 David Farrar, Mai Zetterling, Flora Robson, Glynis Johns, Albert Lieven, Gerard Heinz London, Oxfordshire
Director : Basil Dearden   Production Company : Ealing Studios  Region : LONDON E-G,SOUTH WEST

An airman weds the German girl who helped him escape from a POW camp, but, returning to England discovers that for some, wartime attitudes are hard to shift.

Screen captures uploaded by Stephen Dean.

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Frieda - Krakow, Poland , March 1945. Possibly a real bombed out church, and not a set.
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frieda001. Krakow, Poland , March 1945. Possibly a real bombed out church, and not a set.

Frieda - A priest (Gerard Heinz) hastily conducts the wedding of Robert Dawson (David Farrar) to Frieda Mansfeld (Mai Zetterling) to enable her escape to England.
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frieda002. A priest (Gerard Heinz) hastily conducts the wedding of Robert Dawson (David Farrar) to Frieda Mansfeld (Mai Zetterling) to enable her escape to England.

Frieda - Robert and Frieda run from the church and board a passing train. Horton's Guide To Britain's Railways In Feature Films suggests this could be the Longmoor Military Railway.
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frieda003. Robert and Frieda run from the church and board a passing train. Horton's Guide To Britain's Railways In Feature Films suggests this could be the Longmoor Military Railway.

Frieda - Robert tells Frieda about his home town of Denfield. Park Street, Woodstock, Oxfordshire.
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frieda004. Robert tells Frieda about his home town of Denfield. Park Street, Woodstock, Oxfordshire.

Frieda - He tells her about his brother's wedding. St Mary Magdalene, Park Street, Woodstock.
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frieda005. He tells her about his brother's wedding. St Mary Magdalene, Park Street, Woodstock.

Frieda - Robert and Frieda arrive at Denfield Station. According to Horton's Guide To Britain's Railways In Feature Films this is Hartfield Station, but I went there and it didn't match. But Peter Brown has found the match, Shalford on the Guildford - Chilworth & Albury. Dorking Line. He refers us to http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Shalford-Railway-Station-Photo-Guildford-Chilworth-Albury-Dorking-Line-2-/261515430328 (RL)
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frieda006. Robert and Frieda arrive at Denfield Station. According to Horton's Guide To Britain's Railways In Feature Films this is Hartfield Station, but I went there and it didn't match. But Peter Brown has found the match, Shalford on the Guildford - Chilworth & Albury. Dorking Line. He refers us to http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Shalford-Railway-Station-Photo-Guildford-Chilworth-Albury-Dorking-Line-2-/261515430328 (RL)

frieda006n. Shalford Station now, with only a small shelter where the building once stood. (Whereas ironically, the Hartfield Station building was preserved). SD
(Modern Photo Added: 03-09-2016)

Frieda - A fake station entrance in Park Street, Woodstock, facing the Town Hall. Woodstock was also seen in 'The Titfield Thunderbolt' and 'Cemetery Junction'.
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frieda007. A fake station entrance in Park Street, Woodstock, facing the Town Hall. Woodstock was also seen in 'The Titfield Thunderbolt' and 'Cemetery Junction'.

Frieda - They arrive at Robert's family home.
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frieda008. They arrive at Robert's family home.

frieda008n. RC identifies the location of Robert's home as Woodgreen, Witney, Oxfordshire and provides this shot taken on a misty summer morning to confirm. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 23-08-2017)

Frieda - They nervously enter the house. Robert's family will meet his German wife.
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frieda009. They nervously enter the house. Robert's family will meet his German wife.

frieda009n. RC's shot of the front doorway reveals that the intricate fanlight remains in place. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 23-08-2017)

Frieda - Robert returns to the school he taught at before the war. Oxford? Plenty of educational establishments there!
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frieda010. Robert returns to the school he taught at before the war. Oxford? Plenty of educational establishments there!

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