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We live in two worlds the GPO Film Unit Collection vol. 2

Author: John GriersonAlberto CavalcantiBasil WrightHarry WattLen LyeAll authors
Publisher: [London] : British Film Institute, ©2009.
Series: GPO Film Unit Collection, v. 2.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This, the second of three volumes, covers the period 1936-1938 and represents the GPO Film Unit at its creative height - including much-loved classics such as Night Mail, the experimental animations of Len Lye and Norman McLaren, and Harry Watt's first forays into drama documentary with The saving of Bill Blewitt and North Sea, as well as other neglected works, many of which will be available for the first time  Read more...
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Grierson; Alberto Cavalcanti; Basil Wright; Harry Watt; Len Lye; Norman McLaren; Great Britain. Post Office. Film Unit.; British Film Institute.
OCLC Number: 310393148
Language Note: Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Title from container.
Originally released as short films between 1936 and 1938.
Includes 96 p. booklet containing introductory essays, selected biographies and film notes.
Target Audience: Exempt from classification.
Description: 2 videodiscs (257 min.) : sd., b&w, col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 guide (96 p. ; ill. (some col.) ; 19 cm.
Details: DVD ; region 2 ; PAL ; Dolby digital mono audio.
Contents: Disc 1. Rainbow dance (1936) ; The saving of Bill Blewitt (1936) ; Calendar of the year (1936) ; The fairy of the phone (1936) ; Night mail (1936) ; Roadways (1937) ; Trade tattoo (1937) ; Big money (1937) ; We live in two worlds (1937) ; N or NW (1937) --
Disc 2. A job in a million (1937) ; Book bargain (1937) ; What's on today (1938) ; Love on the wing (1938) ; The horsey mail (1938) ; The H.P.O. (1938) ; News for the navy (1938) ; Mony a pickle (1938) ; North sea (1938) ; Penny journey (1938) ; The tocher (1938) ; God's chillun (1938).
Series Title: GPO Film Unit Collection, v. 2.
Responsibility: GPO Film Unit.

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"This, the second of three volumes, covers the period 1936-1938 and represents the GPO Film Unit at its creative height - including much-loved classics such as Night Mail, the experimental animations of Len Lye and Norman McLaren, and Harry Watt's first forays into drama documentary with The saving of Bill Blewitt and North Sea, as well as other neglected works, many of which will be available for the first time since their original release" -- Container.

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