Carnival (1946 film)

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Directed byStanley Haynes
Produced by John Sutro
Wilfred Sassoon
Screenplay by Peter Ustinov
Eric Maschwitz
Based on Carnival
by Compton Mackenzie
Starring Sally Gray
Michael Wilding
Stanley Holloway
Music by Nicholas Brodzsky
Charles Williams
Cinematography Guy Green
Edited by Ralph Kemplen
Distributed by General Film Distributors
Release date
  • 2 December 1946 (1946-12-02)
Running time
93 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

Carnival is a 1946 British drama film directed by Stanley Haynes and starring Sally Gray, Michael Wilding, Stanley Holloway and Jean Kent. It is based on the 1912 novel of the same name by Compton Mackenzie which had previous been made into a 1932 film version Dance Pretty Lady by Anthony Asquith. [1] It was shot at Denham Studios with sets designed by the art director Carmen Dillon.



Story of a ballet dancer of the Edwardian era and is from the novel by Compton Mackenzie. [2]

Partial cast

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  1. Hal Erickson. "Carnival (1946) - Stanley Haynes - Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related - AllMovie". AllMovie.
  2. "Carnival (1946)". BFI. Archived from the original on 15 January 2009.