Thurs 10 Feb, 7pm 2005
Film - Seminal works from the 20th century: Labour
The machine age equation: advertising, new leisure, unionisation. Len Lye's enthusiasm for automation, Free Cinema's exemplary recording of a night out at Piccadilly Circus, Berwick Street Collective's seminal experimental documentary.
Birth of the Robot, Len Lye, UK 1936, 16mm, 7mins
Nice Time, Claude Goretta & Alain Tanner, UK 1957, 16mm, 17mins
Nightcleaners, Berwick Street Collective, UK 1976, 16mm, 90mins
The film programme is curated by Ian White.
Whitechapel Art Gallery
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London E1 7QX
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