Views on trial

United Kingdom, 1954

Film
Please note

Sorry, we don't have images or video for this item.

Deals with the objections sometimes raised against measures aimed at increasing productivity in a novel way in the form of a trial. The defendant, representing the indifferent worker who is opposed to better work methods is put up against various witnesses who are called to explode his views. The judge sums up the case, and the jury, the audience, must consider the verdict. The attitude to better work methods must be positive and helpful. Our standard of living depends upon our efforts to produce more. We must work better, but not necessarily harder, if we are to maintain and improve our standard of living.

Credits

director

Richard Warren

producer

Ralph May

production company

Anvil Films

Language

English

Duration

00:25:57:00

Colour

Black and White

Please note: this archive is an ongoing body of work. Sometimes the credit information (director, year etc) isn’t available so these fields may be left blank; we are progressively filling these in with further research.

Cite this work on Wikipedia

If you would like to cite this item, please use the following template: {{cite web |url=https://acmi.net.au/works/74364--views-on-trial/ |title=Views on trial |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=18 April 2021 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}