The Rank and File (1971)

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Dramatised documentary of the Pilkington's glass factory strike, exploring the effects and human casualties of industrial strife, and dramatising the personal relationships and tensions of a community hit by a strike. [Filmed entirely on location in the Midland's industrial area of Stoke-On-Trent].

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