FILM : Tawny Pipit
Page 1 of 5     . . .  46 filming location stills : 8 now location shots
< return to the film list
FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Tawny Pipit 1944 Bernard Miles, Rosamund John, Niall MacGinnis, Marjorie Rhodes Gloucestershire
Director : Bernard Miles   Production Company : Two Cities Films  Region : MIDLANDS

A fighter pilot, who is recovering from injuries sustained during the Battle of Britain, and his nurse come across a pair of rare birds nestling in a field.

www.carlcorway.cc has a beautiful then & now video for this film

THIS FILM IS AVAILABLE ON AMAZON - JUST CLICK THE LINK BELOW

Tawny Pipit [DVD]

If you have any information regarding this film, any of the stills, or even better, some NOW shots click here.

We are always looking for more help with identifying these filming locations and would be grateful for any positive identifications, snippets or references you can offer about these movie making locations.
To view the now location shot, just mouseover the filming location still.
Stills with a red border do not have a now shot.

Tawny Pipit - Supposedly in the Cotswolds, a farm and a bridge. Might this be Bourton-on-the-Water, 70 years ago?
Tawny Pipit

tp001. Supposedly in the Cotswolds, a farm and a bridge. Might this be Bourton-on-the-Water, 70 years ago?

Tawny Pipit - Same place? Same time. Dean tells us that a pic is available on http://www.flickr.com/photos/oooh_mrs/175423336/
Tawny Pipit

tp002. Same place? Same time. Dean tells us that a pic is available on http://www.flickr.com/photos/oooh_mrs/175423336/

Tawny Pipit - ...and probably again.
Tawny Pipit

tp003. ...and probably again.

Tawny Pipit - ......the travelogue continues, with more water. It isn't Venice, no gondolas!
Tawny Pipit

tp004. ......the travelogue continues, with more water. It isn't Venice, no gondolas!

Tawny Pipit - ...another little bridge and rivulet
Tawny Pipit

tp005. ...another little bridge and rivulet

Tawny Pipit - A boy, a girl and a real village or a hand-crafted Cotswold matte?
Tawny Pipit

tp006. A boy, a girl and a real village or a hand-crafted Cotswold matte?

Tawny Pipit - ...more water. It's a wonder that 'elf & safety haven't erected barriers......or maybe they have.
Tawny Pipit

tp007. ...more water. It's a wonder that 'elf & safety haven't erected barriers......or maybe they have.

tp007n. Copyright, http://maps.google.co.uk/maps?hl=en&tab=ll Becky Hill, Lower Slaughter, found and sent in by Dean. Same two lovers, fifty years on?
(Modern Photo Added: 19-10-2012)

Tawny Pipit - It has been suggested that the film was made in and around the various Slaughters in Gloucestershire. Do they have water features? But this pic hasn't. It is a pub.
Tawny Pipit

tp008a. It has been suggested that the film was made in and around the various Slaughters in Gloucestershire. Do they have water features? But this pic hasn't. It is a pub.

Tawny Pipit - ...and our couple approach. Brewery sign perched on man's hat.
Tawny Pipit

tp008b. ...and our couple approach. Brewery sign perched on man's hat.

tp008bn. No longer somewhere to sit with a pint and gossip with "the locals". (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 08-01-2017)

Tawny Pipit - ...and there's the sign. Garne's Burford, Oxford.
Tawny Pipit

tp008c. ...and there's the sign. Garne's Burford, Oxford.

tp008cn. The sign has gone, the door has gone and whilst I was there, so had the sunshine. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 08-01-2017)

Page 1 of 5     . . .  46 filming location stills : 8 now location shots
< return to the film list