Susannah York Dies

Susannah York with Maximilian Schell

British actress Susannah York died on Saturday. A great performer and an emblem of 1960s chic, we suspected the British Pathé archive might have some archive films of Susannah York, and….. we found these:

Star-Studded Premiere

Premiere of Lord Jim in 1965, Susannah York can be seen chatting to Maximilian Schnell. Also in the clip are Sean Connery with his then wife Diane Cilento, and a great close-up of Peter O’Toole looking very handsome too.

Hilariously Serious Miss World Competition

Here we can see Susannah York acting as a judge at the 1969 Miss World competition alongside Michael Crawford and Peter Dimmock:

Susannah York is probably in more videos but not listed in our canister notes, so if you find her in any other clips from the swinging sixties then let us know!

Peter O'Toole confides in Richard Brooks

Author: British Pathé

British Pathé holds the world's finest newsreel collection. We also represent the Reuters historical collection. All 220K films are viewable on our website.

Leave a reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s