British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

Whicker’s World Volume 3

Synopsis
The third volume in the series presents a diverse and memorable selection of films made between 1968 and 1980, ranging in topic from the cryonics industry to the Gay Liberation movement in America; from the modern-day Maharajahs of Rajasthan to the Carib tribe of Dominica.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2013
Subjects
Social Studies; Media studies
Keywords
crime; homosexuality; social anthropology; social behaviour; social geography; cryogenics; travel journalism; rich people

Credits

Contributor
Alan Whicker

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£29.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
600 minutes
Year
2013

Sections

Title
Road From Rose Linda’s, The: Alan Whicker Meets The Cat’s Eye Man

Title
Immortality Inc.

Title
Prince Johannes von Thurn und Taxis

Title
Husbands Shy Clear of Me, Boy...!

Title
I Do My Duty When I Feel Like It

Title
God Forgive Me for What I’ve Done - But it Was All Very Enjoyable...

Title
The Lord Is My Shepherd and He Knows I’m Gay

Title
Most Beautifullest Brainwashing There Ever Was, The

Title
Gun Is a Funny Animal, The

Title
Large Sums of Money Have a Very Fusty Smell

Title
How Can I Lie About my Age When My Son Needs a Facelift?

Title
Even Though You’re a Maharajah You’re a Human Being First

Title
He’ll Never Have to Divorce Me - He Can Always Change Me

Production Company

Name

Yorkshire Television

Distributor

Name

Network

Email
shop@networkonair.com
Web
http://networkonair.com/ External site opens in new window
Phone
01992 657707
Address
19-20 Blythe Road
Berghem Mews
Hammersmith
London
W14 0HN
Notes
Founded in 1997, Network specialises in distributing niche television programmes, predominantly licensed from Granada Ventures and Fremantle. They have recently branched into feature film distribution. Sale via retail outlets or direct via Network’s website, which has some’web exclusive’ offers.

Related

 

Available from retail outlets

Record Stats

This record has been viewed 686 times.