Richard Attenborough in The Guinea Pig (1948)

On the 14 May 1948, the Boulting Brothers arrived at Sherborne to film The Guinea Pig.  This was the first of a number of films made at Sherborne School.

The film starred Richard Attenborough, Sheila Sim, Bernard Miles, Cecil Trouncer, Robert Flemyng and Joan Hickson.

During their stay in Sherborne, the cast and crew stayed at the Eastbury Hotel and attended dances at the Lenthay Drill Hall and the Woolmington Hotel.

Find out more about the filming of The Guinea Pig.

Watch The Guinea Pig (1948).

Films made at Sherborne School.

Posted 10 May 2018 by Sherborne School Archives.

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