British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

Results

31-40 of 700 results | Page 4 of 70
Sort results by
  1. My Generation (2017)

    Director
    David Batty
    Subject
    Film studies; History
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 86 minutes), £14.99

    In this documentary Michael Caine recounts his personal experiences of the 1960s in London: "For the first time in history the young working class stood up for ourselves and said, we’re here, this is our...

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other To order To order
  2. Arcadia (2017)

    Director
    Paul Wright
    Subject
    Film studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 78 minutes), £14.99

    Using footage from both national and regional archives, director Paul Wright explores our changing relationship with the land we live in. The film creates a mosaic of contrasting images, sounds and moods,...

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other To order To order
  3. Multimedia 1900: Experience and Entertainment in Everyday Life (2017)

    Subject
    Film studies; History

    We know a great deal about media gadgetry in retrospect, but much less about how it was perceived and experienced by early users. Historians at the end of the 19th century have traditionally paid little...

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other Online Online
  4. Cameraperson (2017)

    Director
    Kirsten Johnson
    Subject
    Film & television production; Film studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 102 minutes), £9.99

    This film explores the twenty-five-year career of documentary cinematographer Kirsten Johnson. Through a series of episodic juxtapositions, Johnson explores the relationships between image makers and their...

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other To order To order
  5. Mathematics Goes to the Movies (2017)

    Subject
    Film studies; Mathematics

    An enormous amount of our leisure time is spent interacting with the media, watching television and movies. Much of the space on our computers (and on the Internet) is taken up with static and moving images,...

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other Online Online
  6. Abu Ammar is Coming (2016)

    Director
    Naeem Mohaiemen
    Subject
    Film studies; History
    Distribution
    Film

    A photograph showing five men: four stare out of a window, one looks at the camera. The light has a soft glow. The stage is a bombed building. All five men wear military clothes. Abu Ammar was the nom de...

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other Online Online
  7. Edith Walks (2016)

    Director
    Andrew Kötting
    Subject
    Film studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 72 minutes), £19.00

    Feature film inspired by a walk from Waltham Abbey in Essex via Battle Abbey to St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex, in Southern England. The film documents a pilgrimage in memory of Edith Swan Neck. Bits of...

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other To order To order
  8. Ming of Harlem: Twenty One Storeys in the Air (2016)

    Director
    Phillip Warnell
    Subject
    Film studies; Social Studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 71 minutes), £10.00

    In October 2003, Antoine Yates was arrested for reckless endangerment following the discovery of his cohabitation in a Harlem high-rise with Ming, a five-hundred-pound tiger and Al, a seven-foot alligator....

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other To order To order
  9. Around China with a Movie Camera: A Journey from Beijing to Shanghai, 1900 - 1948 (2016)

    Subject
    Film studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 68 minutes), £11.99

    This DVD is a compilation of home movies, travelogues and newsreels, made by British and French filmmakers, from professionals to tourists, colonial-era expatriates and Christian missionaries. The collection...

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other To order To order
  10. Hitchcock/Truffaut (2016)

    Director
    Kent Jones
    Subject
    Film studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 80 minutes), £9.99

    Kent Jones documentary focusing on the impact of François Truffaut’s book ‘Cinema According to Hitchcock’. Wes Anderson, David Fincher, Martin Scorsese and Richard Linklater are among the filmmakers...

    DVD Find DVD Find Other Other To order To order
31-40 of 700 results | Page 4 of 70
Sort results by