File of material relating to a proposed film of The Black Prince

Scope and Content

File contains a photocopy of the annotated typescript of Burgess's original script for the film and a letter, dated 13 February 1970, from Variant Films Limited, Esher, Surrey, to Burgess thanking him for his letter of 13 February, returning a photocopy of Burgess's notes on the project (as outlined by Burgess in 1968), and expressing confidence in the proposed film. (The letter-head provides the names of the Directors of Variant Films Limited: Michael R. Holden and John H. Smith.)