The film was shown on the British TV channel 'Talking Pictures' on 18th December 2018 and immediately prior to the start, the channel showed a card informing viewers that it had classified the film as 'PG' even though the BBFC had given it a U certificate (without cuts) as long ago as 1936. The reason for this is unclear. The actual BBFC 'U' certificate from 1936 was then shown on the screen, a very rare occurrence for any British TV channel. See more
[Reciting W.H. Auden poem
This is the Night Mail crossing the Border, Bringing the cheque and the postal order, Letters for the rich, letters for the poor, The shop at the corner, the girl next door. Pulling up Beattock, a steady climb: The gradient's against her, but she's on time...