Oliver Postgate: A Life in Small Films (2009)

UK, 23 December 2009
stereo, English

A British documentary directed by Francis Welch.


A documentary on the life and work of Oliver Postgate.


Directed by: Francis Welch
BBC Bristol
Executive Producer: Michael Poole
Produced by: Francis Welch
Series Producer: John Das
Assistant Producer: Sam Gibson
Production Manager: Dulcie Arnold
Production Co-ordinator: Victoria Ribeck
Camera: Mike Fox
Assistant Camera: Sam Gibson
Film Editor: Dilesh Korya
Assistant Editors: Alice Bennett-West, Tamara Rome
On-line Editor: Fred Tay
Sound: Simon Pinkerton
Dubbing Mixer: Pete Howell
Film Researcher: Carmen Locke
Archive: Smallfilms; Goldcrest Films International; Corbis; Jim Styles

Lauren Child (interviewee)
Andrew Davenport (interviewee)
Peter Firmin (interviewee)

Includes extracts from
Bagpuss (1974)
Clangers (1969-1971)
Ivor the Engine (1958)
Ivor the Engine (1975)
Noggin the Nog (1959)
The Pingwings (1961)
Pogle’s Wood (1966)
The Seal of Neptune (1963)