From the Henley Regatta to a chilly church fete and from Liverpool pubs to suburban gardens, Martin Parr travels through England asking what makes the English so English.
Further information on how to purchase this film is provided below.
Producer: Colin Luke
Director/ Camera: Martin Parr
Order DVDs of Think of England:
You can order Think of England as part of the Martin Parr’s Moving Pictures DVD, which includes 12 short films by Martin Parr originally shown on BBC 2 as part of the acclaimed United Kingdom series.
The DVD retails in the UK at 12.50 GBP plus P&P. You can make significant savings under the following terms:
Get a 35% discount when ordering 10 – 24 copies (8.13 GBP each)
Get a 40% discount when ordering 25 – 49 copies (7.50 GBP each)
Get a 45% discount when ordering 50 or more copies (6.88 GBP each)
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The United Kingdom as seen through the eyes of its occupants, ranging from amateur to professional filmmakers.
United Kingdom was commissioned by Jeremy Gibson, Head of TV Features at BBC Bristol. Like Russian Wonderland, it was commissioned without a single story idea attached to the proposal.
The producers were charged with the responsibility to fill 410 minutes of airtime with a number of stories of lengths between 1 and 60 minutes, shot by filmmakers across the length and breadth of the United Kingdom. The production period of nearly eighteen months included a development period of six months. In that time Mosaic built up a database of more than 350 filmmakers ranging from recent graduates of media courses to experienced technicians looking to broaden their production expertise, and received more than 500 story ideas from filmmakers.
In all, forty filmmakers worked on nearly fifty … Read More »