The Evacuees Download - The Evacuees is a 1975 British television film written by Jack Rosenthal and directed by Alan Parker. It was broadcast by the BBC on 5 March 1975. Starring Rosenthal's wife, Maureen Lipman, the film is set during the blitz and, loosely based on Rosenthal's personal experiences, centres on the lives of two Jewish boys Neville and Danny, who are evacuated from Manchester to Blackpool.
The Evacuees won a BAFTA for Best Play and an International Emmy.
The film will be released on DVD, as part of a collection of films by Jack Rosenthal, by Acorn Media on 4 April 2011*
It is currently showing on the TV channel 'Yesterday'.