London’s Screen Archives enables Londoners see their past come alive on film. Managed by Film London, we are a unique network of historic film collections that cares for, collects and screens heritage film across the city. Together we preserve London’s rich film heritage from feature films to home movies, public information films, newsreels, and records of the capital’s many different industries.
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Circle of Confusion
Surreal black and white film of London's many moving parts. Includes an extended ride on the DLR from the outer reaches to Tower Gateway
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In a decade dominated by videotape, filmmaker Mark Adams creates a moody and artistic picture of London during the period on Super 8mm film. From extreme close ups of urban patterns to lengthy point-of-view shot from the Docklands Light Railway, the film evokes a sense of disarray amongst the clear and defined order. A chaos of lines and shapes.