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Of Time and the City

MOL.2009.4

About this object

Of Time And The City, 2008
Produced by local filmmakers Roy Boulter and Solon Papadopoulos, writer and director Terence Davies’s emotional documentary is a personal meditation on his relationship with the city. Composed largely of archive footage and at turns nostalgic, angry and funny, Of Time And the City is a moving eulogy and love note to the city he left behind in 1973.
An early scene in the film reveals a lost Liverpool - the Lumiere Brothers 1897 film footage of a journey aboard the Liverpool Overhead Railway - with tantalising glimpses of over six miles of docks laden with ships from around the globe.

Object specifics

  • Title
    Of Time and the City
  • Accession no.
    MOL.2009.4
  • Type
    Film Poster
  • Artist/Maker
    Hurricane Films, Bernard Fallon, Terence Davies
  • Place made
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Date made
    2008
  • Materials
    Paper
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Measurements
    762 mm x 1015 mm
  • Related people
    Terence Davies (Artist/maker, associated person) ; Bernard Fallon (Artist/maker) ; Hurricane Films (Artist/maker)
  • Collection
    From the Museum of Liverpool collections
Object view = Social History
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