Made In Yorkshire - Film List

The following 38 films are featured in MADE IN YORKSHIRE. Not all the places, towns and cities the films were shot in appear in the book photographically however they are of course written about in the body of the text.

The book is 272 pages and contains 330 photographs. Many of these have never been seen before.

A great number of the featured films contain interviews with the stars, many of which have been conducted especially for the book by esteemed writer Tony Earnshaw.

Featured films, and parts of Yorkshire where they were filmed, are -

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  • 1920 – Allerton Castle, Bolton Abbey, Bramham Park & Ripley Castle
  • A Boy, A Girl And A Bike – Elland, Hebden Bridge, Halifax, Mytholroyd, Ilkley, Grassington, Skipton, Kilnsey, Buckden, Arncliffe & Malham
  • A Chorus Of Disapproval – Scarborough
  • pdfA Private Function – Ilkley & Bradford
  • Agatha – Harrogate & York
  • All Creatures Great And Small / It Should Not Happen To A Vet –Pickering, Thirsk, Whitby & The Dales
  • Among Giants – Sheffield & Doncaster
  • pdfAn Angel For May – Barnsley, Grimethorpe, High Bradfield, Penistone, Sheffield, Leeds, Marsden & Slaithwaite
  • Another Man’s Poison – Malhamdale
  • Billy Liar – Bradford, Leeds & Baildon
  • Blow Dry – Dewsbury, Batley & Bradford
  • Brassed Off – Grimethorpe, Wakefield, Halifax, Barnsley, Doncaster & Rotherham
  • Elizabeth – York & Leyburn
  • Fairytale: A True Story – Ramsgill, Kilnsey & Keighley
  • Fanny & Elvis/ Sweet Surrender – Leeds, Farsley, Rodley, Otley, Hebden Bridge & Hailfax
  • Harry Potter And The Philosopher’s Stone – Goathland, Pickering & York
  • Hell Is A City – Marsden Moor
  • Kes – Barnsley
  • La Without A Map – Bradford & Elland
  • Lady L – Castle Howard
  • Like Minds – Bradford, Haworth, Carlton Towers & Giggleswick School &  Settle
  • Little Voice – Scarborough
  • Monk Dawson – Leeds, Pickering & Malton
  • Mrs Radcliffe’s Revolution – Halifax
  • Nicholas Nickleby – Hebden Bridge
  • Rita, Sue And Bob Too – Bradford, Baildon Moor & Haworth
  • Robin Hood: Prince Of Thieves – Wensleydale
  • Room At The Top/Life At The Top – Bradford, Bingley, Halifax & Keighley
  • Solo Shuttle – Sheffield
  • The Dresser – Bradford, Halifax & York
  • The Railway Children – Oakworth Station, Keighley Station, Oxenhope & Haworth
  • The Water Babies – Denton Hall, Ilkley, York & Bolton Abbey
  • This Sporting Life – Wakefield, Leeds, Halifax & Bolton Abbey
  • Turn Of The Tide – Robin Hood’s Bay, Whitby, Ramsdale & Staithes
  • We Of The West Riding – Halifax, Huddersfield, Haworth, Blubberhouses, Bolton Abbey, Skipton & Wharfedale
  • Wuthering Heights – Wensleydale, Grassington, Halifax & Keighley
  • Yanks – Keighley, Silsden, Steeton, Marsden & Halifax

Pete Postlethwaite

David Tennant

Ewan McGregor

© Yorkshire Post Newspapers
Photographer Jim Moran


The chronology at the back of the book gives a very comprehensive list of all the films shot in the county.

Yes we are very well aware that “The Full Monty” and “Calendar Girls” do not have profile features in the book. These seem to have been seen by the world and his wife. We wanted to feature some or the less well known, and even forgotten films that were filmed in England’s biggest, and many would argue its most beautiful county.

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