1. – Lindsay Anderson, Chariots of Fire, 1981. The BBChampion of all things cultural… had no Equity card. Promoted to BBC-TV chief in 1968, Wheldon had run an arts programme, Monitor – where he started the careers of such UK film-makers as John Berger, Melvyn Bragg, Humphrey Burton, Patrick Garland, John Schlesinger… and above all, Ken Russell.
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