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Bronco Bullfrog (Flipside 013) Bronco Bullfrog (Flipside 013)

Powerful and authentic, this fascinating record of the then-emerging suedehead subculture, improvised by a non-professional cast, is released here in a fully remastered presentation with an array of exciting extras. Powerful and authentic, this fascinating record of the then-emerging suedehead subculture, improvised by a non-professional cast, is released here in a fully remastered presentation with an array of exciting extras.
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This classic of sixties British cinema charts the story of Del (Del Walker), a young apprentice, and his 15 year-old girlfriend Irene (Anne Gooding) who have no money and nowhere to go. Angry and frustrated, they go in search of fun and freedom and turn to ‘Bronco Bullfrog’ who is fresh out of borstal and living an independent lifestyle.
Powerful and authentic, this fascinating record of the then-emerging suedehead subculture, largely improvised by a non-professional cast of teenagers from East London, is released here in a fully remastered presentation with an array of exciting extras.

Special features:

Everybody’s an Actor, Shakespeare Said (1968, 30 mins): Platts-Mills’ documentary charts Joan Littlewood’s theatre work with the teenagers who would star in bronco Bullfrog
• Joan Littlewood interview (1968, 21 mins): the formidable and outspoken theatre director discusses her career
Seven Green Bottles (Eric Marquis, 1975, 35 mins): a cautionary tale of seven young deliquents, played by non-professional actors

This classic of sixties British cinema charts the story of Del (Del Walker), a young apprentice, and his 15 year-old girlfriend Irene (Anne Gooding) who have no money and nowhere to go. Angry and frustrated, they go in search of fun and freedom and turn to ‘Bronco Bullfrog’ who is fresh out of borstal and living an independent lifestyle.
Powerful and authentic, this fascinating record of the then-emerging suedehead subculture, largely improvised by a non-professional cast of teenagers from East London, is released here in a fully remastered presentation with an array of exciting extras.

Special features:

Everybody’s an Actor, Shakespeare Said (1968, 30 mins): Platts-Mills’ documentary charts Joan Littlewood’s theatre work with the teenagers who would star in bronco Bullfrog
• Joan Littlewood interview (1968, 21 mins): the formidable and outspoken theatre director discusses her career
Seven Green Bottles (Eric Marquis, 1975, 35 mins): a cautionary tale of seven young deliquents, played by non-professional actors

Additional Info

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SKU 5035673020463
Catalogue Number BFIV2046
Subtitle a film by Barney Platts-Mills
Product contents 1 disc
Year 1969
Publisher(s) BFI
Format DVD
Countries UK
Aspect ratio Original aspect ratio 1.33:1
Colour B&W
Subtitles HOH
Language(s) English
Running time 87 mins
Certificate 15

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