February 26, 2017


Balham: Gateway to the South – 1979 | 21 mins | Comedy | Colour

Plot Synopsis

Balham: Gateway to the South

Balham: Gateway to the South is based on the satirical travel documentary record made famous by Peter Sellers and an original sketch written by Frank Muir and Denis Norden. The spoof travelogue follows the travels of holidaying tourists Danny Schiller and Judy Gridley as they visit sunny Balham. Robbie Coltrane makes a number of cameos including cab driver, shoplifter, workman and waitress.

Production Team

Micky Dolenz: Director
Ron Bridger: Cinematography
Richard Simpson: Film Editing
Michael Hall: Producer
John Kelley: Script
John O’Driscoll: Script
Peter Sellers: Script

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