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Aro Recommended Britain in the Thirties


UK 1934-1939, 177 minutes, Black and White, Colour
Dir.  Various
Rating: [Exempt]
Genres: Documentary

Topics: Shorts, Experimental.


Aroview: A compilation of short films from Britain’s flowering of innovative documentary and experimental film during the 1930s. Featured films: Song of Ceylon (Basil Wright, 1934), Bread (London Kino Group, 1934), Tell Me If It Hurts (Richard Massingham, 1934), Beyond This Open Road (Vivian Braun, 1934), Coal Face (Alberto Cavalcanti, 1935), Housing Problems (Arthur Elton,Edgar Anstey, 1935), The Birth of the Robot (Humphrey Jennings, Len Lye, 1935), A Colour Box (Len Lye, 1935), Camera Makes Whoopee (Norman McLaren, 1935), Hell Unltd (Norman McLaren, 1936), Love On The Wing (Norman McLaren, 1938), N or NW (Len Lye, 1938), Spare Time (Humphrey Jennings, 1939).

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