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English Harvest

Directed by Humphrey Jennings
United Kingdom, 1938
Documentary, Short

Synopsis

The harvest of a pre-war British farm.

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English Harvest Directed by Humphrey Jennings

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  • Richmond Hill's rating of the film English Harvest

    The wheel ceaselessly turns... the technical advances of yesterday now the antiquity of today. A straightforward piece: sure handed and well rounded. Probably the type of thing Jennings would have gone on making had events not taken a dark turn and presented the greatest opportunity - that alone affords a layer of wistful additional meaning to the slightly bucolic English pastoral behind this particular tutorial.