Our School and Hard Times (1977)

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Film in two parts which considers some of the basic problems of the current education system through a survey of life at the Archbishop Michael Ramsey School, a comprehensive school in Camberwell, South London, attended by 1200 pupils. Seen through pupils' eyes using their drama improvisations, musical compositions, poetry and paintings.

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