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Poets in School

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Frances Horovitz at Burlington Danes
I shiver, and glance up sullenly at the sun.
Why does it hide when you need its warmth?
High, bleak and lonely, cold and grey,
Dow Crag beckons me; I cannot stay away.
(RUTH TUSCHLING:
A Walk Along Dow Crag)
With sensitive encouragement from the poet FRANCES HOROVITZ , 20 children from a Hammersmith comprehensive school write and discuss their poems, which express wonder and exhilaration, fear and tenderness.
Sound STEPHEN GATLAND Film cameramen
JOHN HOOPER. PHILIP BONHAM-CARTER Film editor PETER BARBER
Executive producer BILL MORTON Producer DAVID HEYCOCK

Contributors

Unknown: Frances Horovitz
Unknown: Frances Horovitz
Unknown: John Hooper.
Editor: Peter Barber
Producer: Bill Morton
Producer: David Heycock

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