FILM : Raising the Wind
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Raising the Wind 1961 James Robertson Justice, Leslie Phillips, Kenneth Williams, Paul Massie, Liz Fraser London
Director : Gerald Thomas   Production Company : Peter Rogers Productions  Region : LONDON R-S

A group of students at an elite music school decide to share a flat in order to cut their living costs and have somewhere to practice together.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson from source material provided by Bob Nicholls. Uncredited 'now' images by PW.

Also known as 'Roommates' (US Title)

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Raising the Wind - Music student Jill Clemons drives towards the film's London Academy of Music and the Arts.
Raising the Wind

raiwi001. Music student Jill Clemons drives towards the film's London Academy of Music and the Arts.

raiwi001n. Gower Street, London WC1.
(Modern Photo Added: 19-06-2013)

Raising the Wind - Jill Clemons (Jennifer Jayne) approaches the gates. Looking north along Gower Street in London WC1.
Raising the Wind

raiwi002. Jill Clemons (Jennifer Jayne) approaches the gates. Looking north along Gower Street in London WC1.

raiwi002n. The same location now. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 19-06-2013)

Raising the Wind - The student and her harp enter the quad of L.A.M.A.
Raising the Wind

raiwi003. The student and her harp enter the quad of L.A.M.A.

raiwi003n. The gateway of University College London on Gower Street, WC1.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-06-2013)

Raising the Wind - The shot pans to reveal the academy's sign.
Raising the Wind

raiwi004. The shot pans to reveal the academy's sign.

raiwi004n. Gower Street with The Wilkins Building in the left background.
(Modern Photo Added: 19-06-2013)

Raising the Wind - Jill draws up outside the main building.
Raising the Wind

raiwi005. Jill draws up outside the main building.

raiwi005n. The Wilkins Building of UCL, London. The location was used in the 'Doctor' films and seen in 'Wicked as They Come', 'Raising the Wind' and 'The Lost Language of Cranes'.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-06-2013)

Raising the Wind - A taxi ordered by Senior Third Year Student Harold Chesney enters the L.A.M.A. quad. Gower Street with the UCL Cruciform Building in the background. London WC1.
Raising the Wind

raiwi006. A taxi ordered by Senior Third Year Student Harold Chesney enters the L.A.M.A. quad. Gower Street with the UCL Cruciform Building in the background. London WC1.

raiwi006n. The same location now. Cleaning up in progress at 6 o'clock on the morning after a retirement party was given.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-06-2013)

Raising the Wind - Taxi Driver (David Lodge) gets out of his cab when Jill reverses into him whilst manœuvring her car.
Raising the Wind

raiwi007. Taxi Driver (David Lodge) gets out of his cab when Jill reverses into him whilst manœuvring her car.

raiwi007n. The same location now within UCL off Gower Street.
(Modern Photo Added: 19-06-2013)

Raising the Wind - The damage is assessed.
Raising the Wind

raiwi008. The damage is assessed.

raiwi008n. Outside The Wilkins Building on Gower Street.
(Modern Photo Added: 19-06-2013)

Raising the Wind - When he finds that the Taxi Driver is 'accident prone', Harold Chesney (Kenneth Williams) leaves to find another cab.
Raising the Wind

raiwi009. When he finds that the Taxi Driver is 'accident prone', Harold Chesney (Kenneth Williams) leaves to find another cab.

raiwi009n. The steps of the The Wilkins Building, UCL, Gower Street.
(Modern Photo Added: 19-06-2013)

Raising the Wind - After a group of students decide to share accommodation, Malcolm Stewart arrives at the lodgings by taxi. Royal Crescent looking towards Holland Park Avenue, London W11. The location was seen in 'Enchantment'.
Raising the Wind

raiwi010. After a group of students decide to share accommodation, Malcolm Stewart arrives at the lodgings by taxi. Royal Crescent looking towards Holland Park Avenue, London W11. The location was seen in 'Enchantment'.

raiwi010n. A shot from the ground. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 07-12-2014)

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