1927 - Great Escape (1995)

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    United Kingdom USA

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    Non Fiction

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  • Great Escape: 1927 Alternative


The seventh programme in a twenty-four part history of the twentieth century. Traces the story of the growth of cinema during the first fifty years of the century as a mass entertainment medium, a focus for people's aspirations and an opportunity for propaganda and manipulation. Includes testimonies from people in Scotland, India, Italy, the United States, South Wales and London.

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