Brief Encounter — Special Screens
At a railway station café, housewife Laura Jesson meets doctor Alec Harvey.
Both are already married, but following their chance meeting they gradually fall in love. They meet every Thursday, but are well aware that their love is doomed.
Nominated for 3 Oscars.
'It is with this film that Lean announces himself as a poet of the cinema.' Jane Moat, BFI Screen Online
Dir: David Lean, 1945, UK, 86 mins., PG