Journals Higher Education



Published: 06 March 2003

240 Pages | 16 Illustrations, black & white

8.5 x 5.5 inches

ISBN: 9780719062582

Bookseller Code (06)


The British working class in postwar film

Philip Gillett

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Uses a sociological model to look at how working-class people were portrayed in British feature films in the decade after the Second World War
  • Original statistical data is used to assess the popularity of the films with audiences
  • Examines lesser known and forgotten films

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