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Films By Alister Hallum

A documentary about the life and work of the potter, Michael Cardew, who worked in West Africa, developing the traditional craft pottery of Nigeria and Ghana. Now living in Cornwall, Cardew (who worked on a similar scheme in Darwin, N.T.) revisits the places where he worked, and tells his story in ... Read more
By the 1880's, William Morris had gained fame as a writer, poet, and designer, but his success drew him increasingly towards the ideas of socialism. For Morris the process of industrialisation brought an ugliness that killed the spirit; he dreamed of a classless, craftbased society which valued the ... Read more
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