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Fish ‘N’ Ships

Synopsis
The two films (40 min each) present the lives and times history of Grimsby’s fishermen and their families from early in the century to the late 1980s, told through the words and memories of local men, their wives and their families. The films follow the crew of the last deepwater Grimsby trawler to come into port.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. b&w/col. 80 min.
Year of production
1987
Availability
Out of distribution; 2001 sale (QL): £12.99 (inclusive)
Notes
Broadcast on C4 in 1987.
Subjects
History
Keywords
fishing communities; fishing industries; fishing vessels; Grimsby; local history

Sections

Title
One last big trip

Title
King and queen for a day

Production Company

Name

Praxis Films Ltd

Distributor

Name

Praxis Films Ltd

Phone
01472 398547
Fax
01472 398683
Address
PO Box 290
Market Rasen, Lincolnshire
LN3 6BB
Notes
Contact: John Goddard (7/99), e-mail jrgoddard@compuserve.com
Name

Quantum Leap

Notes
The company ceased trading in 2018. It was previously a distributor and online retailer specialising in non-fiction DVD titles on a wide variety of subjects, particularly in the areas of music instruction, music performance, sport instruction, and health. Some titles also available through retail outlets.
 

Available from retail outlets

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