A highly principled British colonel becomes obsessed with leading a band of P.O.W.s to build a bridge at the behest of their Japanese captors in World War II Burma.
The winner of seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Director - has been digitally restored by Sony Pictures - from the original negatives to create a stunning new 35mm print and 4k and 2k DCP.
- Best Picture
- Best Actor in a Leading Role - Alec Guinness
- Best Cinematography
- Best Director - David Lean
- Best Film Editing
- Best Music, Scoring
- Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
- Best British Actor - Alec Guinness
- Best British Film
- Best British Screenplay
- Best Film from any Source