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  1. Playing with Fire (2018)

    Subject
    Physics; Science; Technology
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0 PAL, 50 minutes), £195.00

    Our ability to harness heat has led to some of humanity’s greatest achievements, from the molten metals that enabled us to make tools, to the great engines of the Industrial Revolution powered by steam, to...

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  2. 50 Years Legal (2018)

    Director
    Simon Napier-Bell
    Subject
    Social Studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 77 minutes), £8.78

    A documentary marking the 50th anniversary of the partial discriminalisation of homosexuality. Using historical and personal accounts by leading activists and cultural commentators including, Sir Ian...

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  3. Hamlet (2018 Video)

    Director
    Francois Roussillon
    Subject
    Drama; Music
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (185), £25

    Operatic retelling of HAMLET by composer Brett Dean and librettist Matthew Jocelyn, which had its world premiere at Glyndebourne Festival 2017. Music played by the London Philharmonic Orchestra with the...

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  4. New Town Utopia (2018)

    Director
    Christopher Ian Smith
    Subject
    Architecture; Social Studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 80 minutes), £14.99

    After WW2, new towns were designed as social utopias to create (in the words of the post-war government) "a new type of citizen, a healthy, self-respecting, dignified person with a sense of beauty, culture...

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  5. Light Years: The Film Diaries of Tim Cawkwell (1968-87/2015-18) (2018)

    aka: The Film Diaries of Tim Cawkwell

    Director
    Tim Cawkwell
    Subject
    Film studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0 PAL, 193 minutes), £20.00

    Drawing inspiration from the American Underground films reaching Britain at the time, The Light Years seeks to emulate the qualities of the diary, thus making the personal public. The work brings together a...

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  6. Crusades, The (2018)

    Subject
    History; Religious studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 180 minutes), £12.27

    The crusades inspired a sense of militant Christian identity in Western Europe and, through centuries of conflict and war, played a role in uniting disparate Muslim states against the invaders. Using new...

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  7. Art, Passion & Power: The Story of the Royal Collection (2018)

    Subject
    Art
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 200 minutes), £780.00

    With over a million works of art and decorative objects which have been collected by kings and queens over the last 500 years, the British Monarchy’s Royal Collection is one of the largest art collections...

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  8. One or the Other (2018)

    Director
    Adam Kossoff
    Subject
    Film studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0 PAL, 57 minutes), £15.00

    Visual essay exploring the relationship between the concept of ‘homeland’ and the creation of a nation state in Palestine-Israel. Using home movies, archive film and current footage of contemporary...

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  9. Migrant Sound: Arrival (2018)

    aka: Arrival

    Subject
    Music; Social Studies

    Short documentary exploring the impact of migration and music 70 years after Windrush. ARRIVAL fast forwards viewers straight from the arrival of the first generation of Caribbean immigrants to the UK to...

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  10. Migrant Sound: Racism (2018)

    aka: Racism

    Subject
    Music; Social Studies

    In this short documentary different generations of Caribbean descent in the UK discuss their first hand experiences of racism. The film explores whether race relations have improved since the 1980s, what...

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