I Spy... John le Carré Weekender

I Spy... John le Carré Weekender

Season

Please note: this season finished in Oct 2015

A weekender celebrating the launch of Bristol-based Adam Sisman's biography on celebrated author John le Carré - including the full 1979 seven-part BBC mini-series of Tinker Tailor Solider Spy, a screening of the recent film version, and Sisman himself in conversation with Robert McCrum, associate editor of the Guardian.

Presented in partnership with Bristol Festival of Ideas.

Ticket prices: £6.50 full / £4.50 concessions and under 24s. Special offer: get tickets for all of the events in the weekend for £15.00 full / £12.00 concessions. Sorry, this offer isn't available online - to get this ticket please call Box Office on 0117 927 5100.


Previous screenings & events in this season

 Adam Sisman - John le Carré: The Biography Book Launch
Please note: This event took place in Oct 2015
Talk
To launch his biography of John le Carré (written with exclusive access to the author himself and to his private archive) Adam Sisman joins Robert McCrum, the associate editor of the Observer, for an in conversation event.

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Please note: This was screened in Oct 2015
Film
Tomas Alfredson (Let The Right One In) made his English language debut with this stunning adaptation of John Le Carré's novel starring Gary Oldman as disgraced British spy George Smiley.
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy BBC mini-series
Please note: This was screened in Oct 2015
Film
The full 1979 seven-part BBC mini-series of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, in which spymaster George Smiley is brought out of retirement to unmask the Russian agent hidden in the senior ranks of British Intelligence.