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An unedited interview with striptease artiste 'Shirley', conducted by broadcaster Bernard Braden.
Inside Film 1968 6 mins
Unedited interview with striptease artiste 'Shirley' conducted by broadcaster Bernard Braden which presents a unglamorous, workaday picture of the profession.
This title is also available on the DVD/Blu-ray 'Primitive London' in the BFI Flipside collection.
Inside Film 1967 16 mins Location: St James
An interview with Al Burnett, the owner of several clubs in Soho and Picadilly conducted by the broadcaster Bernard Braden.
Animation & Artists Moving Image 1967 9 mins
Five expressionistic experimental short films by Don Levy: Punulse, Malaise, Catharsis, The Point of Noon and Black Ice.
Drama 1959 32 mins
Short film by James Hill about a girl who works in her father's rural Italian petrol station and her longing to escape.
Inside Film 1967 40 mins
Wide-ranging, honest and revelatory conversation with the former Goon, who was about to begin a new phase of his career.
Documentary 1971 13 mins Location: Hyde Park
March! documents the TUC-instigated protest, on 21 February 1971, against the Industrial Relations Bill, which was subsequently passed by parliament in August of the same year.
Animation & Artists Moving Image 1969 9 mins
This short explores one of BS Johnson's recurring obsessions - that the older you get, the less you have to say and the more difficulty you have in saying it.
Comedy 1919 35 mins Silent
A protective father masquerades as an automatic doll in this bonkers interwar comedy.
Spirit of Mayday
1937 11 mins Silent
May Day – a significant day for the labour movement – is covered by the cameras of the Film and Photograph League.
Cornelius Cardew 1936-1981
Performance 1986 55 mins
An exploration of the life and work of the controversial British composer.
1935 9 mins
Let it bleed? This exemplary education film gets to the heart of the matter.
U.A.B. (Workers Newsreel No.3)
Non-Fiction 1935 12 mins Silent
Punchy political film capturing mass protests against unemployment.
The Merry Month of May
1937 15 mins Silent
A spirited satire on the coronation of George VI made by members of the Film and Photograph League.