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John Schlesinger

Series

Series Name
This Week In Britain

Issue

Issue No.
731
Date Released
1973
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1John Schlesinger

Story

Story No. within this Issue
1 / 1
Summary
COI synopsis: John Schlesinger is one of a group of British film directors who have brought their own distinctive styles to the international cinema in the past decade. His films include the award winning ‘Midnight Cowboy’ and ‘Sunday, Bloody Sunday’. Michele Brown talked to him about his attitudes to the films and filming and how he goes about selecting his scripts and stories.
Keywords
Cinema
Written sources
The National Archives INF 6   /1290 - used for synopsis
COI Catalogue Cards [BFI National Archive]
COI Reference
MI 936/731
Credits:
Sponsor
Central Office of Information (COI)
Sponsor
Foreign & Commonwealth Office
Presenter
Michele Brown
Presenter
Silverio Perez Salas

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Film Archive

Name
British Film Institute (BFI)
Email
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Web
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Phone
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Fax
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Address
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Notes
The BFI National Archive also preserves the original nitrate film copies of British Movietone News, British Paramount News, Empire News Bulletin, Gaumont British News, Gaumont Graphic, Gaumont Sound News and Universal News (the World War II years are covered by the Imperial War Museum).
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