Feather Your Nest

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Feather Your Nest
"Feather Your Nest" (1937).jpg
Directed by William Beaudine
Produced by Basil Dean
Written by Ivar Campbell
Sheila Campbell
Robert Edmunds
Anthony Kimmins
Austin Melford
Val Valentine
Starring George Formby
Polly Ward
Enid Stamp-Taylor
Gilbert Russell
Music by Ernest Irving
Cinematography Gordon Dines
Ronald Neame
Edited by Ernest Aldridge
Distributed by Associated British
Release dates
March 1937
Running time
86 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Feather Your Nest is a 1937 British musical comedy film directed by William Beaudine and starring George Formby, Polly Ward and Enid Stamp-Taylor.[1] It was made at Ealing Studios.


A worker at a gramophone record factory surprisingly creates a hit song, "Leaning on a Lamp-post".


Critical reception[edit]


  • Low, Rachael. Filmmaking in 1930s Britain. George Allen & Unwin, 1985.
  • Perry, George. Forever Ealing. Pavilion Books, 1994.
  • Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927-1939. British Film Institute, 1986.

External links[edit]


  1. ^ "BFI | Film & TV Database | FEATHER YOUR NEST (1937)". Ftvdb.bfi.org.uk. 2009-04-16. Retrieved 2014-02-22. 
  2. ^ "Feather Your Nest". Georgeformby.co.uk. Retrieved 2014-02-22. 
  3. ^ "Feather Your Nest Review". Movies.tvguide.com. Retrieved 2014-02-22.