Eskimo Day is 1996 BBC comedy drama, written by Jack Rosenthal and directed by Piers Haggard, about the trials and tribulations of three young would-be students as they arrive with their families at Queens' College, Cambridge, on interview day.[1][2][3] There was a sequel, Cold Enough for Snow, in 1997.

This film was Alec Guinness's final acting performance before his death in 2000.



  1. ^ "BFI Screenonline: Eskimo Day (1996)". Retrieved 13 May 2014.
  2. ^ "Eskimo Day". Retrieved 14 May 2014.
  3. ^ "BBC Four - Eskimo Day". 11 January 2009. Retrieved 13 May 2014.