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Film scripts for A Private Function aka Swine Fever aka The Masonic Ball aka The Happy Couple aka Pork Royal , 1983-1984

MS. Bennett 130

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Scripts continued from MS. Bennett 129.
  1. (fols. 1-222) Typed script titled A Private Function and titled "Second draft. 24 Sept. 1983".
  2. (fols. 223-366) Typed script titled "Pork Royal [crossed out]. A Private Function" and titled "20 Feb. 1984", annotated by Alan Bennett. Plus loose sheets of revisions.
  3. (fols. 367-498) Typed script titled A Private Function, undated. Plus photocopy of letter from animal handlers dated 1 Aug. 1983 and loose sheets of notes on script.
  4. (fols. 499-504) Typed Movement Order for transport for filming on 13 May.
  5. (fols. 505-513) Typed treatment titled A Still Life with Fish by Malcolm Mowbray, dated 30 Sept. 1983.


  • 1983-1984


513 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Bennett 130

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom