Flight of the doves

United Kingdom, 1971

Film
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Constantly bullied by their cruel stepfather, Finn Dove and his young sister Derval decide to run away and find their grandmother in Ireland. They are chased by their wicked Uncle Hawk, a master of disguise, who is aware that the children are heirs to a fortune. Features Ron Moody, Jack Wild and Helen Rayne. Based on the book by Walter Macken.

Credits

producer/director

Ralph Nelson

production company

Columbia Pictures

Duration

01:37:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1971

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

37765

Language

English

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

Adaptations

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Drama

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - Great Britain

Literature → Children's literature - Film and video adaptations

Literature → Literature

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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