Event Schedule

Nigel Kneale: a Centenary Celebration

23 April 2022 – Picturehouse Crouch End

All guests appear subject to working commitments. 

11.00 Welcome and intro
with MC Toby Hadoke


11.10
Panel: Nigel Kneale, Quatermass and the BBC

    Chaired by Andy Murray
    With Dick Fiddy, Toby Hadoke and Johnny Mains


    11.40
    Screening: The Quatermass Experiment: Contact Has Been Established (1953)


    12.10
    Screening: Late Night Story: The Photograph (1978)


    12.25 Break

    12.40
    Special Presentation: Restoring Nineteen Eighty-Four

    With Douglas Weir


    12.55
    Panel: From Taskerlands to Ringstone Round – Nigel Kneale in the 70s

    Chaired by Howard David Ingham
    With William Fowler, Una McCormack and Andrew Screen


    1.25
    Screening: Against the Crowd: Murrain (1975)
    Introduced by Howard David Ingham


    2.30 Break


    2.45
    Panel: Kneale on Film
     

    Chaired by Matthew Sweet
    With Jon Dear, Kim Newman and Vic Pratt


    3.15   
    Screening: The Stone Tape (1972)

    Introduced by Jane Asher


    4.55 Break


    5.05   
    Live reading: You Must Listen (1952)
    Cast:
    Wilson -
    Toby Hadoke
    Jill -
    Emma Campbell-Jones
    The Voice -
    Carrie Thompson
    Paley -
    Mark Gatiss
    Old Clerk/Mac -
    Ralf Collie
    Operator -
    Abra Thompson
    Chilcot/Jointer -
    Scott Arthur
    Supervisor -
    Shala Nyx
    Test Clerk -
    Joseph Passafaro
    Fitter -
    Jon Dear
    Holt/Inspector -
    James Cooray Smith
    Mrs. Wayne -
    Una McCormack


    6.00 Break


    6.10
    Panel: “The inventor of modern television”: Kneale’s influences and Legacy
     

    Chaired by Jennifer Wallis
    With Stephen Gallagher, Mark Gatiss, Andy Murray and Adam Scovell


    6.40
    Screening: Quatermass & The Pit (1967)


    8.30 Close

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