A History of 1970s Experimental Film

Britain’s Decade of Diversity

  • Patti Gaal-Holmes

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
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    Pages 66-97
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 193-231

About this book


This comprehensive historical account demonstrates the rich diversity in 1970s British experimental filmmaking, acting as a form of reclamation for films and filmmakers marginalized within established histories. An indispensable book for practitioners, historians and critics alike, it provides new interpretations of this rich and diverse history.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Patti Gaal-Holmes
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  1. 1.Independent Artist/filmmaker and HistorianUK

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