London Belongs to Us: Street-Life and New Wave British Cinema of the 1960s
Apr 08, 2019
Location shooting was a feature of 'new wave' film around the world in the 1960s. In Britain, it meant that British filmmakers broke out of the studio to find new subjects among the young, fashionable and disadvantaged, seen in their natural habitats - not only in the North and Midlands, but in unfamiliar parts of London.
A lecture by Ian Christie, Visiting Professor in the History of Film and Media 8 April 2019
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