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A Private Function (1984) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Malcolm Mowbray

Writing Credits  

Alan Bennett ... (written by)
 
Alan Bennett ... (story) &
Malcolm Mowbray ... (story)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Henry Allardyce the Accountant
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Leonard Sutcliff the Farmer
John Normington ...
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Liz Smith ...
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Mrs. Allardyce
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Inspector Noble
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Douglas J. Nuttol the Butcher
Eileen O'Brien ...
Mrs. Sutcliff
Rachel Davies ...
Mrs. Forbes, Wormold's Landlady
Reece Dinsdale ...
Philip Whileman ...
Preston Sutcliff (as Philip Wileman)
Charles McKeown ...
Medcalf a Butcher
Susan Porrett ...
Donald Eccles ...
Dorcus' Father
Denys Hawthorne ...
Don Estelle ...
Barraclough a Butcher
Eli Woods ...
Ernest
Amanda Gregan ...
Veronica Allardyce
Paula Tilbrook ...
Mrs. Turnbull, a Chilvers Neighbor
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Painter
Lee Daley ...
Painter's Boy
Gilly Coman ...
Dorothy, Allardyce's Secretary
Maggie Ollerenshaw ...
Woman
Josie Lane ...
Mrs. Beavers
David Morgan ...
Marvin
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Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Produced by 

George Harrison ... executive producer
Denis O'Brien ... executive producer
Mark Shivas ... producer

Music by 

John Du Prez

Cinematography by 

Tony Pierce-Roberts ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Barrie Vince

Casting By 

Michelle Guish
Debbie McWilliams

Production Design by 

Stuart Walker

Art Direction by 

Judith Lang
Michael Porter

Costume Design by 

Phyllis Dalton

Makeup Department 

Jan Archibald ... hair stylist
Christine Beveridge ... makeup supervisor
Joan Hills ... makeup artist
Elizabeth Moss ... hair stylist
Anita Pickles ... makeup artist

Production Management 

Ann Wingate ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Nick Godden ... third assistant director
Chris Thompson ... second assistant director
Guy Travers ... first assistant director

Art Department 

Alan Bailey ... property master
John Bailey ... dressing props
Frank Berlin ... painter
Jack Carter ... construction manager
Trevor Dyer ... stand-by carpenter
Tom Hughes ... painter
Roger Hume ... production buyer
Eddie McMahon ... stand-by props
Malcolm Roberts ... construction supervisor
Keith Smith ... stagehand
Jeffrey Witts ... dressing props

Sound Department 

Clive Barrett ... assistant sound editor
Nigel Galt ... sound editor
Robert Gavin ... sound editor
Tony Jackson ... sound recordist
Stephen Janisz ... sound editor (as Steve Janisz)
Richard King ... dubbing mixer
Michael Redfern ... sound editor (as Mike Redfern)
Rosie Straker ... assistant sound

Camera and Electrical Department 

Peter Arnold ... electrician
John Cantwell ... electrician
David Farrell ... still photographer
Joe Felix ... grip
Peter James ... clapper loader
Larry Knox ... generator operator
Malcolm MacIntosh ... camera operator
Derek Suter ... clapper loader
Mark White ... camera car grip
Micky Woolaard ... gaffer

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Ken Crouch ... wardrobe assistant (as Kenny Crouch)
Janet Tebrooke ... wardrobe supervisor

Editorial Department 

Scott Thomas ... assistant editor

Music Department 

Ray Cooper ... music producer
John Du Prez ... conductor
Dick Lewzey ... music recordist

Other crew 

Billy Bell ... technical advisor
Jill Bennett ... assistant production accountant
Brian Brockwell ... production accountant
Gerry Cott ... animal trainer
Liz Ferwell ... financial controller
Joanna Gollins ... location manager
Ralph Graham ... chiropodist
Britt Harrison ... unit runner
Tamara Ingram ... assistant to producer
Richard Morrison ... title designer
Ginny Roncoroni ... production assistant
Wendy Tayler ... publicist
Alison Thorne ... continuity

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