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Spirit of the Gypsies

Synopsis
A study of gypsy music, which includes portraits of the Stow-on-the-Wold Gypsy Horse Fair and Romany campsites. Linked with Romany folk songs and portraits of families and individuals such as Dave Rawlings, still travelling behind a horse on the open road. Presented by David Essex.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 75 min.
Year of production
1999
Availability
Hire
Sale; 2000 hire: £10.00 (+VAT +p&p) 2000 sale: £25.00 (+VAT +p&p)
Subjects
Anthropology; Music
Keywords
ethnology; folk music; gypsies

Credits

Director
Jeremy Sandford
Cast
David Essex 

Distributor

Name

Concord Media

Email
sales@concordmedia.org.uk
Web
http://www.concordmedia.org.uk/ External site opens in new window
Phone
01473 726 012
Address
Rosehill Centre
22 Hines Road
Ipswich
IP3 9BG
Notes
A long-established, not-for-profit organisation with a large collection DVDs, specialising in the sectors of general and mental health, child care, race relations, war and peace, addictions, the third world, ecology, civil rights, personal relationships, educational issues, and social work training. Concord also handles titles made for the Graves Medical Audio-visual Library. Sale on DVD. Formerly known as Concord Video and Film Council. In 2014 Concord began to offer selected films as Video on Demand, via Vimeo.

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