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Real West, The

Synopsis
Alternates between showing scenes of Gary Cooper in the setting of a deserted western town, and still photographs which are used to explore the social and economic developments of the expanding West from 1849-1900. Shows pictures of settlers and relates the challenges which they faced.
Series
Project Twenty, Series
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Film; Film. 16mm. sd. b&w. 53 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1961
Availability
Hire
Uses
Courses in 19th-century history; the West.*
Subjects
History
Keywords
United States of America

Credits

Cast
Gary Cooper 

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Production Company

Name

USA

Distributor

Name

Higher Education Film & Video Library

Email
services@bufvc.ac.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7393 1503
Fax
020 7393 1555
Address
c/o British Universities Film & Video Council
77 Wells Street
London
W1T 3QJ
Notes
Catalogue available from British Universities Film & Video Council.

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