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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Event Information

Film Education held a screening of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy for Secondary schools in London as part of this year's National Schools Film Week.

Date: 16 September 2011
Venue: London Empire Leicester Square


The students who attended the screening also had the opportunity to ask actor Gary Oldman questions about the film and his career during a Q&A hold after the screening.

Based on the John Le Carré Cold War spy novel, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy tells the story of George Smiley, a recently retired MI6 agent, who is doing his best to adjust to a life outside the secret service. However, when a disgraced agent reappears with information concerning a mole, Smiley is drawn back into the murky field of espionage.