Kermode Uncut Film Club: Local Hero

This edition of Kermode Uncut Film Club¬†(from 2015) is Bill Forsyth’s timeless masterpiece Local Hero. Kermode explains why he loves this film so much along with anecdotes and recollections from the director himself.


Jenny Seagrove and Denis Lawson on Local Hero

British Film Institute

Actors Jenny Seagrove and Denis Lawson discuss Local Hero (1983), the Scottish comedy they made with Burt Lancaster, director Bill Forsyth and producer David Puttnam. The pair reveal which scenes in the film were improvised and why the shoot was briefly stopped.

LOCO Festival co-founder Jonathan Wakeham chairs the discussion.