I know where I'm going

United Kingdom, 1945

Film
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Joan (Wendy Hiller) has known exactly what she wanted since childhood, and all her dreams are to come true with her forthcoming marriage to a millionaire - but a storm strands her on a remote Hebridean island and the forces of nature conspire to change her mind. With its overwhelming sense of place and stunning visual effects, this most personal of Powell and Pressburger’s films is also one of their most perfect. “I had reached the point of thinking there were no more masterpieces, until I saw ‘I Know Where I’m Going’.” Martin Scorsese

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Credits

co-producers/directors

Emeric Pressburger

Michael Powell

production company

Archers Film Productions

Duration

01:32:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1945

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

303515

Language

English

Audience classification

G

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

Wikidata

Q115537

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