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    The SlitsHere To Be Heard: The Story Of The SlitsCadiz Music
    This version of the deluxe DVD comes inside a 72-page replica of Tessa Pollitt’s scrapbook, that contains dozens of contemporary reviews, interviews...
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      Conny PlankConny Plank: The Potential Of NoiseWienerworld
      Born in Germany, Conny Plank was one of the most innovative sound experimentalists, producing recordings that revolutionized music that still is as valid...
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      David BowieThe Berlin BriefingsI.V. Media
      Featuring interviews with Bowie and those close to him, including his producer Tony Visconti, the programme chronicles the two years Bowie lived in a Berlin...
      Boom for RealThe Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel BasquiatModern Films
      Follows Basquiat’s life pre-fame and how New Your City, the times, the people and the movements surrounding him formed the artist he became.
      Jean Michel BasquiatUn Film de Jean Michel VecchietArte Editions
      Alternating between interviews, archive footage, period films with friends, photographs, paintings by the artist, negatives and images of the city, Vecchiet's...
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      The Library Music FilmThe Library Music FilmLegere
      Some of the best music ever written and it was never made available to the public Library Music was composed and recorded specifically as an 'off the...
      What Happened Miss Simone?A Film by Liz GarbusEagle Rock
      Liz Garbus directs this documentary examining the life and music of legendary American singer Nina Simone. Featuring rare live performance footage and...
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      Here To Be HeardThe Story Of The SlitsCadiz
      The film tells the story of the young women pioneers of the mid-70's punk era from a female point of view and runs from the inception of the group in 1976...
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      Gil Scott-HeronBlack WaxWienerworld
      Robert Mugge directs this film about jazz-funk musician and poet Gil Scott-Heron. Featuring footage of Scott-Heron performing live at the Wax Museum nightclub...
      Sound TrackerExplore the World in Music: BrazilArtHaus Musik
      Musician Sami Yaffa travels around the world using his talent as a busker to earn money to progress to the next stage. In this episode Sami continues his...
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      David BowieIn His Own WordsI.V. Media
      Documentary about English singer-songwriter David Bowie featuring a collection of interviews with the iconic rock star from throughout his career.
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      Pink Floyd1971A Period Of TransitionSmokin
      Documentary about English rock band Pink Floyd which focuses particularly on their success during 1971. The programme features performance footage and...
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      ControlA Film By Anton Corbijn20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
      Biopic of Joy Division singer Ian Curtis. Directed by photographer Anton Corbijn, who took some of Joy Division's most iconic pictures, this film is inspired...
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      Pink FloydThe Syd Barrett ExperimentChrome Dreams Media
      Documentary which focuses on Pink Floyd founder Syd Barrett and tells the story of his life, work and time with the band.
      MapplethorpeLook At The PicturesA Film by Fenton Bailey & Randy BarbatoDogwoof Digital
      Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato direct this documentary on the life of controversial artist Robert Mapplethorpe who used photography to examine and explore...
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      Bill CunninghamNew YorkA Film by Richard PressDogwoof Digital
      Documentary profile of New York Times fashion photographer Bill Cunningham. At 80-years-old, Cunningham still maintains a lively passion for street photography,...
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      NasTime Is IllmaticA Film by One9 & Erik ParkerDogwoof Digital
      Documentary detailing the creative process and cultural significance of American rapper Nas's highly-praised and seminal 1994 album 'Illmatic'. The film...
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      The Black PanthersVanguard Of The RevolutionA Film by Stanley NelsonDogwoof Digital
      Stanley Nelson directs this documentary that chronicles the history of the Black Panther Party. From their formation in 1966 in Oakland, California, the...
      David Bowie: Bowie in BerlinEin Dokumentarfilm 1976-1979Silver & Gold
      Documentary that examines the period David Bowie spent living in Berlin in the 1970s. Overworked and struggling with drug addiction, Bowie headed to Berlin...
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      Miriam MakebaMama AfricaMatchbox Films
      Documentary on the life of the South African singer, Miriam Makeba. Makeba, known affectionately as Mama Africa, helped popularise African music worldwide...
      Bob DylanRolling OnPlastic Head
      Documentary about American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan featuring interviews, home movies, song clips and live performances. Among the songs included in...
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      Muscle ShoalsThe Incredible Story of a Small Town with a Big SoundDogwoof Digital
      Documentary about the recording studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama. Director Greg Camalier travels to the landmark and explains how material recorded here...
      Led ZeppelinThe Song Remains The SameWarner Home Studio
      Rock collossi Led Zeppelin are captured live at Madison Square Garden in 1976. As well as interviews with band members and glimpses of backstage shenanigans,...
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      Lee Scratch PerryVision Of ParadiseA Film By Volker Schaner
      A thrilling, poetic narration with the legendary Lee Scratch Perry, this movie is a unique project in many ways: it’s not a biography but rather a fairytale...
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      Neil Young and Crazy Horse: Year of the HorseA Film By Jim JarmuschFabulous Films
      Jim Jarmusch directs this rock documentary featuring Neil Young and his band Crazy Horse on tour in 1996. As well as concert performances, Jarmusch includes...
      John & YokoGive Peace A ChanceFabulous Films
      Paul McGrath documentary focussing on John and Yoko's famous 'Bed-In for peace' at the Queen Elisabeth Hotel, Montreal in May and June 1969. After spending...
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      The Substance: Albert Hofmann's LSDA Film By Martin WitzSoda Pictures
      By coincidence rather than by design the Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann makes a sensational discovery in the spring of 1943. In the year the Atom bomb...
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      George Benson - The Art Of Jazz GuitarGeorge BensonHot Licks
      Jazz guitar legend George Benson demonstrates chord substitutions, turnarounds, the West Montgomery style, his signature scat-style singing on 'This...
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      Pussy Riot - A Punk PrayerPussy Riot - A Punk PrayerIndependent
      As members of the feminist art collective Pussy Riot, three women performed a 40 second "punk prayer" inside Russia's main cathedral. This performance...
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      The Beatles: Here, There and Everywhere 1963 - 1970The BeatlesOdeon
      This DVD features rare and unseen ITN archive footage of the Fab Four as they made pop history. Wherever they went ITN followed. Allowing a fascinating...
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      Crossfire HurricaneThe Rolling Stones - A Film By Brett MorgenEagle Rock
      Crossfire Hurricane, directed by Brett Morgen, is released as part of the ongoing 50th anniversary celebrations of The Rolling Stones. This superb new...
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      Amazing Journey: The Story Of The WhoThe WhoUniversal
      Documentary detailing the highs and lows of the career of British rock band The Who. The film-makers speak with surviving band members Roger Daltrey...
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      Iron in the Soul: The Haiti Documentary Films of Leah GordonSoul Jazz Records
      Soul Jazz Records/Films presents Iron in the Soul, a stunning new DVD collection of documentary films about the world of Haiti – Vodou, art & culture...
      GingaThe Soul Of Brazilian FootballMr. Bongo
      Documentary about Brazilian football. Following seven young players, the film examines that special quality known as 'Ginga' that Brazilians develop as...
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      Senna2 Disc Special EditionUniversal
      Documentary about the life and death of Brazilian racing driver and three-time Formula One World Champion Ayrton Senna. The film charts Senna's career...
      Rio BreaksA Story Of Surviving And SurvivalMr Bongo Films
      Documentary telling the story of two boys from the Brazilian slums ('favelas') who dream of becoming professional surfers. Best friends Fabio (13) and...
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      British Transport Films: Collection 11 Experiment Under LondonBFI
      Collection of five documentaries, together known as 'The Victoria Line Reports', produced between 1961 and 1968 by British Transport Films. The footage...
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      The Central Office Of Information CollectionMisinformationBFI
      Electronic artist Mordant Music provides a new soundtrack for this collection of public information films. Among the documentary shorts, which come from...
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      London's Port & River HeritageRoyal RiverSimply Home Enterrtainment
      In its heyday London was Britain's premier port. The Port of London Authority (PLA) controlled 94 miles of the tidal Thames, presiding over the...
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      The Central Office Of Information CollectionStop! Look! Listen!BFI
      A collection of short information films made by the Central Office of Information (COI) throughout the latter half of the 20th century. This fourth volume...
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      London's Port & River HeritageThames PortSimply Home Enterrtainment
      In its heyday London was Britain's premier port. The Port of London Authority (PLA) controlled 94 miles of the tidal Thames, presiding over the great dock...
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      Policing LondonThe 70sSimply Home Enterrtainment
      A series of four films from the Metropolitan Police archive reflecting the work of the police in London during the 1970s. 'Police Station' is a dramatised...
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      The History Of The London UndergroundThe Definitive Story Of The TubeGo Entertain
      Documentary that traces the London Underground from its conception up to the present day, including rare archive of the tunnels being built and the Metropolitan...
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      Wonderful LondonThe Ever-Transforming City Through The Lens Of TimeBFI
      Collection of archive footage giving an insight into life in London in the 1920s. The collection comprises 12 short films which look at the diversity of...
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      London's Port & River HeritageWaters Of TimeSimply Home Enterrtainment
      At its peak London was Britain's leading port.The Port of London Authority (PLA) controlled nearly 70 miles of the tidal Thames as well as the...
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      The Stuart Hall ProjectRevolution, Politics, Culture and the New Left ExperienceBFI
      John Akomfrah directs this documentary about cultural theorist Stuart Hall. The film examines Hall's life and his journey from student to prominent theorist....
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      London: The Modern BabylonA Julien Temple FilmBFI
      Documentary about the history of London from filmmaker Julien Temple. Beginning in the early 20th century and covering up to the winning bid for the 2012...
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      BullwackieIn New YorkBrighton Video
      Film made about Lloyd Barnes's Bullwackie Studio in Brooklyn, New York. Shot in the early eighties and featuring Sugar Minott, Milton Henry, The Lovejoys,...
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      Black GoldWake Up And Smell The CoffeeDogwoof
      An in-depth documentary that looks at the world of coffee and the problems of global trade whilst following an Ethiopian farmer trying to sell his coffee...
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      Last Shop StandingThe Rise, Fall And Rebirth Of The Independent Record ShopProper
      VERY LIMITED STOCK FROM RECORD STORE DAY 2013...1st come first served!!
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