Gavin Freeguard interviews George Orwell's son, Richard Blair for the Orwell Youth Prize - Freeguard was the first administrator of the Orwell Prize.
Note from Quentin Kopp: One of the Orwell Society’s members in Spain, has brought this beautiful film by Sonia Boue to my attention. It is the product of some a project she was engaged in at the Abbey opposite the Church in Sutton Courtenay. I think it is beautiful and I would like to bring…Read more A Short Video of the Gravesite of George Orwell
A visit to the Church of All Saints in Sutton Courtenay, Oxfordshire with the Orwell Society and its patron, Richard Blair. By David Ryan
This is the first ever documentary made on the millennium writer George Orwell’s birthplace (Motihari, Bihar). The documentary answers two major questions: Why there is ignorance behind the birthplace of a world renowned author? Why should the birthplace of a ‘British’ author should be preserved? Motihari is a small town in North Bihar. It is…Read more Documentary: Orwell..! …but why?
Director JP Rothie writes: Nearly two years ago, I was given permission by the Orwell Estate to adapt SHOOTING AN ELEPHANT and I've been putting the pieces of this project together ever since. Early on it became clear that this was a major undertaking and that I needed help. As luck would have it, my…Read more SHOOTING AN ELEPHANT by George Orwell to be made in to a film with your help.
The cabaret 'One Georgie Orwell' will be at Charlton House on Orwell's birthday June 25th 2013. The venue is on Charlton Road London SE7 8RE. Tickets on the door £8 (£7 GreenwichCard holders). 7.45pm for 8.15pm. For more details click here.