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Visions of Change

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A series of six programmes about newsreels and television in the 1950s.
1: Up-to-date Pictures of Current Events
For about 25 years, until the middle of the 1950s, the cinema newsreel was still -for most people - their most important window on the world. By 1955, television had already become a serious rival to the newsreels, and by the end of the 1950s it had completely replaced them. What kind of changes did television bring to the way people looked at their world?
Film editor TONY WILLIAMS Written by NICHOLAS pronay Produced by HOWARD smith

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Editor: Tony Williams
Written By: Nicholas Pronay
Produced By: Howard Smith

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