Free Cinema (1953)

  
Format:  Free Cinema DVD 
 
 
Breaking away from the conservative and literary style of post-World War II British cinema, a group of younger filmmakers embraced an aesthetic of social realism influenced by the French New Wave. This three-disc collection features a compilation of 16 short documentaries from 1952-63, including "O Dreamland" (1953) and "Every Day Except Christmas" (1957) by Lindsay Anderson, "Momma Don't Allow" (1956) by Tony Richardson, and "We Are The Lambeth Boys" (1959) by Karel Reisz. 7 3/4 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English; bonus documentary "Small Is Beautiful: The Story Of The Free Cinema Films Told By Their Makers" (2006); bonus footage; interviews; photo gallery.
 
SKU: D93992
$69.99
Category:
Documentary
Director:
Lindsay Anderson
Rated:
NR
Color:
Black & White
Format: 
DVD Fullscreen
Closed Captioned:
 No
Cast:  Alun Owen, George Potts
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