Detailed critical analysis of Humphrey Jennings' 'Fires Were Started' by Brian Winston, as part of the BFI Film Classics series. He examines the film with relation to its director, the documentary tradition and the film's part in it, and authenticity. The appendix includes an article by Lindsay Anderson on Jennings' work. With black-and-white stills.
|Country of origin||UK|
|Related people||Brian Winston (author)|