The history of public information films

This event has finished Took place on: Tuesday, 30th Jan 2018

In this talk, Patrick Russell from the British Film Institute (BFI) will explore the history of public information films, using clips and films to show the development of government filmmaking.

Patrick heads up the non-fiction team at the BFI National Archive and specialises in the history of industrialised and sponsored film. He has also co-edited books, including Shadows of Progress: Documentary Film in Post-war Britain, and authored 100 British Documentaries.

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2018-01-30 2018-01-30 Europe/London The history of public information films In this talk, Patrick Russell from the British Film Institute (BFI) will explore the history of public information films, using clips and films to show the development of government filmmaking. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2018/01/30/the-history-of-public-information-films-159253 The National Archives,Bessant Drive,,London

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