British Universities Film & Video Council

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London

Synopsis
Records fictitious journeys through the real London, shot by Patrick Keiller over a period of 12 months, capturing a city in decline. The year 1992 saw the re-election of the Conservative government, the continuation of IRA bombing, the ERM crisis and the beginning of the fall of the house of Windsor. Narrated by the fictional Robinson (Paul Scofield).
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 80 min.
Year of production
1993
Availability
Sale; £15.99 (inc.)
Subjects
History
Keywords
cinema; cities & towns; London

Credits

Director
Patrick Keiller
Writer
Patrick Keiller
Cast
Paul Scofield 

Production Company

Name

British Film Institute

Web
http://www.bfi.org.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7255 1444
Fax
020 7436 7950
Address
21 Stephen Street
London
London
W1T 1LN
Name

Channel Four Television

Phone
071-396 4444
Address
LONDON
SW1P 2TX
Name

Koninck Projects Production

Distributor

Name

BFI Video

Email
video.films@bfi.org.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7957 8957
Fax
020 7957 8968
Address
21 Stephen Street
London
W1T 1LN

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