Films and TV Programmes made in Bradford


A brief timeline showing some of the productions made in Bradford over the past 100 years

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  • 2014

    David Hockney (2014)
  • 2014

    Testament of Youth (2013)
  • 2013

    The Great Train Robbery (2013)
  • 2013

    Peaky Blinders (2013)
  • 2013

    The Selfish Giant (2013)
  • 2013

    Bollywood Carmen Live (2013) – BBC3
  • 2013

    Jonathan Strange & Mr Norell – BBC1, Cuba Pictures & BBC America (2013) – (In production)
  • 2013

    Ultimate shopper series 2 (2013)
  • 2013

    Catch Me Daddy (2013)
  • 2013

    1920′s London (2013)
  • 2013

    Great Train Journeys (2013)
  • 2013

    Ramadan call to prayer (2013) – Channel 4
  • 2013

    Bradford – City of Dreams (2013)
  • 2012

    The Syndicate 2 (2012)
  • 2012

    Antiques Road Trip (2012)
  • 2012

    Perspectives - Shelia Hancock - The Brilliant Bronte Sisters (2012)
  • 2011

    Sightseers (2011)
  • 2010

    Five Days - BBC Drama (2010)
  • 2010

    DCI Banks (2010-2013)
  • 2010

    South Riding - BBC1 (2010)
  • 2010

    Room At The Top - BBC4 2010 (2010)
  • 2010

    The King's Speech (2010)
  • 2009

    Red Riding Trilogy (2009)
  • 2009

    Spooks: Code 9 (2008)
  • 2009

    The Damned United (2009)
  • 2008

    Wuthering Heights ITV1 series (2008)
  • 2008

    White Girl (2008)
  • 2007

    Wild Child (2007)
  • 2006

    Housewife 49 (2006)
  • 2006

    Private Life (2006)
  • 2004

    North and South (2004)
  • 2004

    Yasmin (2004)
  • 2002

    Born and Bred (2002-2005) - Features Keighley and worth Valley Railway
  • 2001

    Blow Dry (2001)
  • 1999

    East is East (1999)
  • 1998

    LA Without A map (1998) - Filmed in Little Germany and Undercliffe Cemetery
  • 1997

    Fairy Tale: A True Story (1997)
  • 1991

    Band of Gold (1991) - Filmed on Lumb Lane Manningham
  • 1986

    Rita, Sue and Bob Too (1986)
  • 1984

    Private Function (1984)
  • 1983

    Monty Pythons The Meaning Of Life (1983)
  • 1983

    The Dresser  (1983)
  • 1982

    The Wall (1982) - Features Keighley and worth Valley Railway
  • 1979

    Yanks  (1979)
  • 1976

    The Water Babies (1976)
  • 1970

    The Railway Children (1970) - Locations include Keighley and Worth Valley Railway
  • 1962

    Billy Liar (1962) – Locations include underclife cemetery, Bradford’s war and queen Victoria memorials
  • 1958

    Room At the Top (1958) (Featured Boy and Barrell pub in Jamesgate, kirgate and westgate also feature)
  • 1944

    The New Teacher - Ministry of information film by playright Rodney Ackland (1944)
  • 1944

    We of the west riding (1944) Kenn Annakin dir for British Council
  • 1903

    Mitchell and Kenyon Films depicting Bradford - BFO held film of a rugby match between Dewsbury and Manningham Rugby Club (1903)
  • 1902

    Footage showing the celebrations of Edward V11's accession to the throne (1902)
  • 1897

    Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee in London - Filmed by Bradfordian Richard James Appleton (1897)