Video: Behind The Scenes of Swallows and Amazons (1974) – Coniston Water Camera Pontoon

Watch a behind-the-scenes video below, shot in 1973 during the filming of “Swallows and Amazons (1974)”. Dennis Lewiston, the Director of Photography, is with Claude Whatham and the film crew of “Swallows and Amazons” on the … Continue reading Video: Behind The Scenes of Swallows and Amazons (1974) – Coniston Water Camera Pontoon

New book reveals how the 1974 film of Arthur Ransome’s Swallows and Amazons was made

The Making of Swallows and Amazons (1974) will be of interest to anyone who has seen the film, but also to everyone who is a fan of Ransome and his famous book, which tells the story of a summer in 1929 when a group of children camp on an island in the … Continue reading New book reveals how the 1974 film of Arthur Ransome’s Swallows and Amazons was made