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Power to the People: British Music Videos 1966-2016

Alternative title
British Music Video 1966-2016
Synopsis
This DVD collection, which contains 200 of the most influential music videos produced in Britain, is the result of a three-year university research project in partnership with the British Library and the BFI. Each video represents a landmark in the history of music videos: a new genre, an original film technique, an innovative post-production method or a distribution channel.
The box includes 6 discs and a booklet explaining the history of British music videos and rare productions credits, which have been compiled using archive materials. The discs are organised around the following themes:
Disc 1: Performance (Band performance, Vocal performance)
Disc 2: Concept video (Concept featuring band, Pure concept)
Disc 3: Dance video (British Dance)
Disc 4: Stories (Love stories, Heroes and anti-heroes, Social realism)
Disc 5: Wit (Sex, drugs & rock ‘n’ royalty, Classic comedy, Pop will eat itself, The state we’re in)
Disc 6: Portrait (Femininities, Masculinities)
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2018
Year of production
2018
Subjects
Music
Keywords
music videos; music - contemporary; Great Britain

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL, Blu-Ray DVD
Price
£32.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
900 minutes
Year
2018

Production Company

Name

Thunderbird Releasing

Email
info@thunderbirdreleasing.com
Web
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Address
International House, 64 Nile Street
London
N1 7SR

Distributor

 

Available from retail outlets

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