Interview with Susannah York

Susannah York
Susannah York

audio Alex Fitch interviews celebrated actress Susannah York about her career, focusing on her performances in war-themed productions and her interest in peace activism. York talks about her narration for the 1987 Channel 4 TV series The Struggles for Poland, writing the wartime drama Falling in Love Again, her iconic role in They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? and using her reputation and theatre tours to promote the work of the Movement for the Abolition of War.

‘The Struggles for Poland’ screens at the Imperial War Museum, London, on January 16 (Episodes 1-4), 17 (Episodes 5-8) and 23 (Episodes 3-5 and 9) as part of
Polska! Year.

Partially broadcast 13/01/10 as part of a ‘Clear Spot’ on Resonance 104.4 FM

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Film at Imperial War Museum, Londondownload a pdf of the cinema schedule
Information about Polska! Year
Info about the Movement for the Aobolition of War