Lawrence of Arabia

United Kingdom, 1962

Film
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A sweeping, breathtaking epic covering the life of T. E. Lawrence who throughout his two years in Arabia during the First World War succeeded in uniting the Arab tribes against the Turks to become a legend in his own time, the great Lawrence of Arabia. Starring Peter O’Toole, Omar Sharif and Alec Guinness.

Credits

director

David Lean

producer

Sam Spiegel

production company

Horizon (GB)

Columbia

Language

English

Duration

03:27:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

37130

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Lawrence, T. E. (Thomas Edward), 1888-1935

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → World War, 1914-1918 - Arabian Peninsula

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - Great Britain

History → History

History → Lawrence, T. E. (Thomas Edward), 1888-1935

People → Lawrence, T. E. (Thomas Edward), 1888-1935

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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