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BSDFAS
 
 

 

            Bishop’s Stortford

    Decorative & Fine Arts Society

 

 Registered Charity Number: 281725

 

      A Member Society of

 

     The Arts Society

 

 

     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11th February

 

“The GPO Film Unit”

 

Howard Smith

 

Howard Smith will talk about the birth of documentary films in the 1930s, through the experimental Soviet era to the 129 films produced by the GPO Film Unit in seven years, including 'Night Mail' with poetry by W. H. Auden and music by Benjamin Britten.  He will include clips from Victorian and Edwardian films.

 

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