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Public and Political: General: Film Quota Bill., 15 Nov 1937 - 26 Nov 1937

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/324

Scope and Contents

Correspondents on the bill include: representatives of London Film Studios, including [Henry] David Cunynghame (2) on subjects including employment in the film industry, advantages in the bill, the elimination of short films ("quickies") under the bill, faults in the bill and a suggested amendment to give greater protection to film producers, renters and exhibitioners.Other subjects include: hardship in the film industry; the lead taken by the United States in film production; setbacks to the industry from the bill.Also includes: notes on the case against the bill; copies of correspondence by [Violet Pearman], Secretary to WSC.


  • Creation: 15 Nov 1937 - 26 Nov 1937

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (13 folios))

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