Passport To Pimlico
In the British comedy film Passport To Pimlico
), residents of post-war London, England
discover a parchment showing that a small part of London is in fact independent from the Britain
. It is "part of Burgundy
", and the Duke of Burgundy
comes to claim his rights. Pimlico
declares independence and becomes a micronation
Margaret Rutherford, Stanley Holloway and Hermione Baddeley star under Henry Cornelius's direction.
The script is by T.E.B. Clarke and demonstrates his usual logical development of absurd ideas.
A BBC Radio 4 adaptation was broadcast on January 20, 1996.