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No recorded footage or audio of Orwell has survived. This entertaining mini-documentary tells his life in photographs and dramatized clips of an actor reading his words.
Multi-part mini-biopic of Orwell's life.
A reading of the book's final passage.
The entire film (made in the same year) is on YouTube.
Trailer of exceptionally cheesy made-for-TV movie.
We believe that Orwell, the ultimate satirist, would have approved of this satiric take on his life.
Author Christopher Hitchens argues for Orwell in this BBC broadcast.