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Requiem for a Village
Requiem for a Village

Requiem for a Village 1975

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Requiem for a Village 1975 18

68 mins United Kingdom

The idyllic, rural past of a Suffolk village comes to life through the memories of an old man who tends a country graveyard, in this extraordinary, film directed by David Gladwell. Although best known for his celebrated work as editor on Lindsay Anderson’s If…. and O Lucky Man!, Gladwell has, until now, rarely been recognised as the director of a number of ground-breaking films.

This title is also available on DVD / Blu-ray in the BFI’s Flipside collection.

Featuring

Vic Smith

The Witnesham villagers

The Metfield villagers

Genres

Experimenta Documentary Animation & Artists Moving Image

Collection

Weird Worlds Features Flipside - Cult British Cinema

Certificate

18 Contains sexual violence

Released

1975

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

British Film Institute Production Board

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