Carve Her Name with Pride

Film, Drama

Time Out says

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

119 mins

Cast and crew

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