15 certificateBFI Black London: Fords on Water is a Film programme that first aired in 1983 and has been classified a 15 certificate.

BFI Black London: Fords on Water is a 3 star programme

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BFI Black London: Fords on Water (1983)

Two unemployed young men living in London find themselves with little hope for the future. They refuse to be resigned to their fate, so one night they steal a car and drive north, seeking something better from their lives. Comedy, starring Elvis Payne and Mark Wingett.

Genre: Film

Running Time: 105 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1983

3/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Filmed in Colour

When is BFI Black London: Fords on Water next on TV?

It's next showing on London Live September 27th, 9:00pm and on London Live September 30th, 10:15pm. See more...


Elvis Payne...Winston
Mark Wingett...Eddie
Kathryn Apanowicz...Beryl
Jason Rose...Mac
Allister Bain...Winston's Father
David Ryall...Mister Jack
Michele Winstanley...Anne
Catherine Rabett...Madeline
Mona Hammond...Winston's Mother
Paola Dionisotti...Eddie's Mother
Mike Horsburgh...Eddie's Father
Christine Kimberley...Employment Exchange Clerk
Howard Lew-Lewis...Man in Toilets
Image for Pete PostlethwaitePete Postlethwaite...Winston's Boss
Sheila Grant...Aunt May