Press Junket for 56 Up (2012)


Director Michael Apted revisits the same group of British-born adults after a 7 year wait. The subjects are interviewed as to the changes that have occurred in their lives during the last seven years. (IMDB)

Photo Gallery


Michael Apted

Cast and Crew

Michael Apted – Himself – Narrator/Interviewer (voice)
Bruce Balden – Himself (as Bruce)
Jacqueline Bassett – Himself (as Jackie)
Symon Basterfield – himself (as Symon)
Andrew Brackfield – Himself (as Andrew)
John Brisby – Himself (as John)
Peter Davies – Himself (as Peter)
Suzanne Dewey – Herself (as Suzy)
Charles Furneaux – Himself (archive footage)
Nicholas Hitchon – Himself (as Nick)
Neil Hughes – Himself (as Neil)
Lynn Johnson – Herself (as Lynn)
Paul Kilgerman – Himself (as Paul)
Susan Sullivan – Herself (as Sue)
Tony Walker – Himself (as Tony)

Produced by
Michael Apted – Producer
Alexander Gardener – Executive Producer
Claire Lewis – Producer

Cinematography by
George Jesse Turner

Film Editing by
Kim Horton




Manohla Dargis, "The British Class Divide, on a Personal Scale:  '56 Up' Adds to Michael Apted's Documentary Series," The New York Times, January 3, 2013

Roger Ebert, "56 Up" Review, January 13, 2013,

Ann Hubert, "Growing Up Observed:  The Irresistible Appeal and Pathos of Michael Apted's Up Series," Slate, October 10, 2007

Mark Jenkins, "Checking In Again With The '7 Up' Kids," NPR, January 3, 2013