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1980s news clips - Chariots of Fire wins Oscars

Title
1980s news clips - Chariots of Fire wins Oscars
Genre
Speech
TX Date
1982
Year of production
1989
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Duration
00:00:47
Description
Speech by screenwriter and actor, Colin Welland, on receiving an Oscar for best original screenplay for the film, Chariots of Fire. Includes excerpt from film score. The film was nominated for seven Academy Awards and won four, including Best Picture. From a series of news clips from the 1980s used in a retrospective compilation at the end of the decade.
Contributors
Colin Welland
Keywords
Awards; Films; Cinema; Film scripts; Chariots of Fire; Colin Welland

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