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Episode 3: Billy Elliot

Duration: 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One East MidlandsLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

The documentary series charting the evolution of Britain's biggest movies takes a look at Billy Elliot, the multi-award-winning film about a boy who pirouetted his way through the dark days of the 1984/85 miners' strike. Among those sharing their thoughts are the film's lead, Jamie Bell; actor Gary Lewis, who played Billy's hard-as-nails father; director Stephen Daldry; writer Lee Hall and producers Jon Finn and Greg Brenman. Show less

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