Michael Powell’s Home Movies
I Know Where I’m Going! • 6m 54s
Director Michael Powell had a lifelong passion for walking in the hills of Scotland. These home movies, shot by Powell himself and narrated by his widow, editor Thelma Schoonmaker Powell, document one such expedition.
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