Looks Like England: Design and Cinematography in Woodfall Films
Explore how Woodfall films showed us parts of England and everyday life not usually seen.
Total runtime 75min
From the Salford dockyards to Yorkshire mining towns, from pubs and factories to drizzly seafronts and cramped terraced houses, Woodfall films showed us parts of England and everyday life not usually seen on cinema screens. In a richly illustrated presentation, Melanie Williams (University of East Anglia) considers how radical approaches to production design, costume design and cinematography realised these striking and new cinematic settings.
See our talk Sounds Like England: Voice in Woodfall Films on Wednesday 18 April.