The Land of Robert Burns

United Kingdom, 1956

Film
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This short account of the poet’s life is set among contemporary scenes of the people of south-west Scotland as they grow from childhood to adulthood. A representative selection of his songs, sung by the Saltire singers, takes on fresh significance when heard against a background of the people and the countryside he knew and loved.

Credits

director

Joe Mendoza

producer

Stewart McAllister

production company

British Transport Films

Language

English

Duration

00:21:38:00

Colour

Colour

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