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Shelagh Delaney's Salford (1960)

About the writer Shelagh Delaney. Her 1958 play "A Taste of Honey" is one of the National Theatre's 100 plays of the century.

Director:

Ken Russell

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Cast

Credited cast:
Joe Delaney Joe Delaney ... Himself
Shelagh Delaney Shelagh Delaney ... Herself
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Ken Russell took Shelagh Delaney back to her home town Salford, a metropolitan borough of Greater Manchester, England, It was filmed as her second play was about to be released. Along with The Miners Picnic it shows compassion reminiscent of Ken Loach. Here Shelagh talks of the high rise flats being built without any amenities such as theatres, and so destroying communities. Written by Ulf Kjell Gür

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 September 1960 (UK) See more »

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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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