Home and beauty

United Kingdom, 1947

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Episode number 11 of Series “This Modern Age”.
This film gives a survey of homes in Britain from Georgian times until today, tracing in particular the development of style and decoration.

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Credits

production company

J. Arthur Rank Organisation

Duration

00:20:58:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1947

Appears in

This Modern Age

Group of items

This Modern Age

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

321376

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Dwellings

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Housing development - Great Britain

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Great Britain - Social life and customs

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Housing development - Great Britain

Crafts & Visual Arts → Architecture - Great Britain

Documentary

Documentary → Docudrama

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Housing - Social aspects

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Housing development - Great Britain

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Dwellings

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

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Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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