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Animal House (1978): If...'s Clever But Reactionary American Remake

While Jean Vigo’s Zero for Conduct and Linsday Anderson’s If… are both highly regarded by cinophiles and students of radical politics, neither film is well-known in the United States. 1,456 more words


Masters of Cinema - If....


United Kingdom 1968
Director: Lindsay Anderson
Cinematography: Miroslav Ondrícek
Writers: David Sherwin, John Howlett
Key Cast: Malcolm McDowell, David Wood, Richard Warwick, Christine Noonan… 1,061 more words


Saturday Matinee: if...

“if…” (1968) is one of the all-time classic student rebellion films directed by notorious anarchist Lindsay Anderson. In his first screen role, Malcolm McDowell stars as the oppressed non-conformist Mick Travis who with a few cohorts, stage an armed revolution in their school. 128 more words


Thursday Interview: The Headmaster

– Headmaster, I was reading a recent review of Lindsay Anderson’s film If…, which said it was as relevant today as ever. Do you agree? 470 more words


Being somewhere else.

We all want to be somewhere else sometimes. We all want to be someone else. When I was fourteen I wanted to be Ferris Bueller’s girlfriend, Sloane, in  470 more words


British Film

What is a British Film?

  • British funding
  • British cast and crew, including the directors and writers ect.
  • set in Britain and based around British themes…
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if.... (1968)

UK 111m, Colour, B&W
Director: Lindsay Anderson; Cast: Malcolm McDowell, Richard Warwick, Christine Noonan, David Wood, Robert Swann, Peter Jeffrey

A black satirical drama about a traditional British boarding school set in the late 1960s, if…. 70 more words