About

"Of Time and The City" is both a love song and a eulogy to the director's birthplace of Liverpool, England. It is also a response to memory, reflection and the experience of losing a sense of place as the skyline changes and time takes it toll. The visual content of the film consists largely of archival clips of Liverpool from the 1940s to the 1960s, their nostalgic charm darkened by accompanying...

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Runtime

74 minutes

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

That lavish pageant — “the Betty Windsor show,” in Mr. Davies’s sarcastic formulation — took place at a time when many of Her Majesty’s subjects were still reeling from the trauma of war and economic hardship.

Cast

Keywords

england liverpool pop culture

Lists

#368 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?