The loneliness of the long distance runner / directed and produced by Tony Richardson.
- Scotland : Edinburgh Napier University 2016
- Screenplay adapted from a short story by Alan Sillitoe.
- Part of Edinburgh Napier University Online Video service.
- Bryanston Presents A Woodfall Film.
- Performed by: Michael Redgrave, Tom Courtenay, James Bolam.
- Venue: Broacast BBC, December 05, 2004.
- Originally released: Metro Goldwyn Mayer, c1962.
- Mode of access: World Wide Web.
- Richardson, Tony 1928-1991. [film director, film producer]
- Sillitoe, Alan. Loneliness of the long distance runner.
- two-dimensional moving image
- A rebellious youth, sentenced to a boy's reformatory for robbing a bakery, rises through the ranks of the institution through his prowess as a long distance runner. During his solitary runs, reveries of his life and times before his incarceration lead him to re-evaluate his privileged status as the Governor's prize runner.