Tumbledown is a 1988 BBC Television docudrama set during the Falklands War.
The film centres on the experiences of Robert Lawrence MC
, an officer of the Scots Guards
during the Falklands Campaign
of 1982, in which he was wounded at the Battle of Mount Tumbledown
and his subsequent rehabilitation.
- BAFTA TV Awards 1989
- Won: Best Film Cameraman: Andrew Dunn
- Won: Best Make Up: Shaunna Harrison
- Won: Best Single Drama: Richard Broke, Richard Eyre & Charles Wood
- Nominated: Best Actor: Colin Firth
- Nominated: Best Costume Design: Michael Burdle
- Nominated: Best Design: Geoff Powell
- Nominated: Best Film Editor: Ken Pearce
- Nominated: Best Film Sound: Graham Ross, Ken Hams & Christopher Swanton
- Nominated: Best Original Television Music: Richard Hartley
- RTS Television Award 1989
- Won: Best Actor (Male): Colin Firth
- Won: Best Make Up Design: Shaunna Harrison
- Relesed on Region 2 DVD by BBC Video on 2007-03-26.
- The series was included in the The Falklands 25th Commemorative Box Set with The Falklands Play.