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You're Human Like the Rest of Them
You're Human Like the Rest of Them

You're Human Like the Rest of Them 1967

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You're Human Like the Rest of Them 1967 PG

18 mins United Kingdom Director. B.S. Johnson

William Hoyland stars in this legendary, multi award-winning short film directed by the modernist writer and film-maker BS Johnson. You're Human Like the Rest of Them is an adaptation of Johnson's decasyllabic poem about mortality. A teacher recites the poems lines first in a hospital surrounded by aging pensioners and then at work in a classroom, and finally in the school staff room.

This title is also available on the DVD/Blu-ray 'You're Human Like the Rest of Them: The films of BS Johnson' in the BFI Flipside collection.

Directed by

B.S. Johnson

Featuring

William Hoyland

Anne Hardcastle

Barry Cole

Genres

Experimenta Animation & Artists Moving Image

Collection

Weird Worlds Shorts Shorts

Certificate

PG Contains mild language and innuendo

Released

1967

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

British Film Institute Production Board

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