Starring a precocious Judy Geeson, this action-packed production from the Children’s Film Foundation features the theft of a secret steel alloy and some top-flight homing pigeons coming to the rescue. The heart-stopping drama takes place in beautifully photographed Sheffield. Plus Women of Steel (1984, dir Jenny Woodley, 27min): a rare insight into women’s role in the steel industry in wartime Sheffield.
- Gilbert Gunn
- Judy Geeson, Hennie Scott, Patrick Jordan, Francesca Bertorelli, Graham Aza, Anthony Jacobs, John Gabriel, Richard Carpenter, Arnold Ridley, Peter Bennett, Walter Horsbrugh
- 55 min