Workers’ Films of the Thirties (2 Parts)

Synopsis
This compilation derives exclusively from the archive of the Film and Photo League and is an attempt to present a digest of that archive.
Part 1 deals with the origins of the league, the connections with the Kino production group and the league’s output from 1933 to 1936.
Part 2 deals with the output of the league, now independent of Kino, from 1935 to 1939.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Film; Video; Film. 16mm. sd. b&w. 30 min. Videocassette. U-matic. b&w. 30 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1981
Availability
Hire
Sale; 1996 sale: £30.00 (+VAT +p&p) (BUFVC)
Documentation
Reference: ‘Traditions of independence: British Cinema in the Thirties’ (British Film Institute, 1980).
Uses
Undergraduates in history, politics or social science.*
Subjects
History
Keywords
Film and Photo League; film and television archives

Credits

Director
Victoria Wegg-Prosser
Producer
Victoria Wegg-Prosser
Contributor
Patricia Holland
Cast
Terry Dennett 

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

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.
Name

Learning on Screen - the British Universities and Colleges Film and Video Council

Email
services@bufvc.ac.uk
Web
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Phone
020 3743 2345
Address
York House
221 Pentonville Road
London
N1 9UZ
Notes
The Learning on Screen distribution library is currently only available in part. Please contact us with any individual queries. The two series of InterUniversity History Film Consortium films which make extensive use of archive footage been digitised for free, online viewing by UK HE institutions - see Learning on Screen InterUniversity History Film Consortium Films (qv).

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