Homes for all

United Kingdom, 1946

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Episode number 4 of Series “This Modern Age”.
This film stresses the plight of Britain’s homeless in 1946, tracing its causes, and pointing the way to a possible solution to the problem. The growth of industries, with the consequent expansion of cities, and the age of jerry-building are dealt with in some detail.

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Credits

production company

J. Arthur Rank Organisation

Duration

00:19:50:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1946

Appears in

This Modern Age

Group of items

This Modern Age

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ACMI Identifier

321384

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Industrial sociology

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Cities and towns - Growth - Social aspects

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Homeless persons

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Homelessness

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Social justice

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Social problems

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Social sciences - Study and teaching

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Sociology

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Social sciences - Study and teaching

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

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Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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