Parting shots from animals

United Kingdom, 1980

TV show
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Episode of Series “Omnibus”.
Based on essays by John Berger, the film looks at how man’s exploitation of animals has affected himself. From a variety of locations ranging from circuses to slaughterhouses, the evolution of man’s attitude to animals is traced.

Credits

co-director

Michael Dibb

Christopher Rawlence

producer

Michael Dibb

production company

BBC

Language

English

Duration

00:52:45:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

30848

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Slaughtering and slaughter-houses

Animals & Wildlife → Animals

Animals & Wildlife → Animals and civilization

Animals & Wildlife → Animals, Treatment of

Animals & Wildlife → Circus animals

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Music & Performing Arts → Circus animals

Television

Television → Television programs

Television → Television programs → Television programs - Great Britain

Television → Television series

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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