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  • 2:11
    Still from Paul Robeson: Inspiration

    Paul Robeson:…
    Sadie Smith
    How did a 20th century US actor and singer inspire a British teacher to learn Mandarin?!
  • 1:11
    Still from Paul Robeson: My Name is Paul

    Paul Robeson: My Name…
    Anna Farthing
    How did a British trade-unionist get named after a black actor from the USA?
  • 1:46
    Still from Paul Robeson: Paul Speaks My Language

    Paul Robeson: Paul…
    Sadie Smith
    20th century actor, singer and campaigner Paul Robeson influenced people of many races and countries, as well as learning 20…
  • 1:52
    Still from Paul Robeson: The Roles we Play

    Paul Robeson: The…
    Anna Farthing
    Actress Pearl talks about how she is inspired by Paul Robeson, the first black man to perform the part of Shakespeare’s Othello.
  • 2:19
    Still from Paul Robeson: Those Were the Days

    Paul Robeson: Those…
    Miriam Casal Madinabeita
    The story of how US black singer, actor and campaigner Paul Robeson’s songs inspired the International Brigades who went to…
  • 2:10
    Still from Paul Robeson: To be Afrikan or Not To Be

    Paul Robeson: To be…
    Anna Farthing
    Actor, campaigner and singer Paul Robeson is still inspiring people, 40 years after his death.
  • 1:56
    Still from Paul Robeson: Young Man / Ol’ Man

    Paul Robeson: Young…
    Anna Farthing
    20th century black actor, singer and campaigner Paul Robeson’s influence has touched many people and his music has been heard…
  • 7:35
    Still from Prefab Story

    Prefab Story
    Dave Drew
    The story of prefab housing in Bristol, from the 1940s into the new millennium.
  • 2:28
    Still from Prefabs

    Prefabs
    Doreen Hancock
    Doreen Hancock loves her house and garden but is fighting to stay there as developers move in.
  • 3:34
    Still from Putting Places in Place

    Putting Places in Place
    Penny Evans
    A pick’n mix childhood memory of 13 schools and 12 moves.
  • 2:15
    Still from Reflections as seen through the Eyes of a Pensioner

    Reflections as seen…
    Mike
    A poem about the uncertain future for elderly people living in Bristol prefab homes, marked by Bristol City Council for demolition.
  • 1:13
    Still from Remembrance Sunday

    Remembrance Sunday
    Kieran Foss
    Playing The Last Post on a military parade. The sound is a recording of Kieran playing, on the cadets best bugle!