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Figures in a Landscape

UK, 1953 (MIFF 1956, Chiaroscuro)

Director: Dudley Shaw Ashton

Subtitled "Cornwall and the Sculpture of Barbara Hepworth," this film is not only a study of the work of the artist but is also an analysis of the influence on her work.

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The Art of Claude Lorrain

UK, 1970
Born Claude Gelee, in Lorrain in 1600, the painter settled in Rome in 1626 and worked there until his death in 1682. His paintings express certain interlocking conceptions and interests: classical my… More »

Coventry Cathedral

UK, 1958
Coventry's medieval cathedral was destroyed in an air raid on 14th November, 1940. A competition was launched among British architects for a design for the rebuilding and this was won by Basil Spence… More »

Sam Smith: Genuine England

UK, 1976
Sam Smith, whose creations in wood evade the straightforward categories of 'toy' or 'sculpture', talks about the influences that shaped his art. ... More »

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