Carve Her Name with Pride

  • Film
  • War films
Gilbert and co-writer Vernon Harris had already sanctified Douglas Bader on film in Reach for the Sky when they turned here to the biography of allied spy Violette Szabo for more inspirational wartime heroism, greyly mapping her martyrdom in France as an illustration that the stiff upper lip can be inculcated even in a foreign woman if the training's true Brit.

Release details

Duration: 119 mins

Cast and crew

Director: Lewis Gilbert
Screenwriter: Vernon Harris, Lewis Gilbert
Cast: Virginia McKenna
Paul Scofield
Jack Warner
Maurice Ronet
Denise Grey
Billie Whitelaw
Sydney Tafler
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