The Week Elvis Died
TitleThe Week Elvis Died
DirectorCarol Morley
CountryUK
Year1997
Duration15mins
Format16mm, Vhs video, Umatic video
DescriptionSet in 1977, The Week Elvis Died is an evocative and bittersweet look at life from a child's point of view. Ten year old Karen is bullied at school by Julie and her gang. She doesn't confide in anybody. All Karen has to comfort her is her pet rabbit, Elvis, and her adoration of top Disc Jockey, Tony Blackburn. One day their lives become forever entwined.