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Privilege (Flipside) (Dual Format Edition) - DVD, Blu-Ray Privilege (Flipside) (Dual Format Edition)

An exalted pop star holds the country's youth in his thrall, but secretly his popularity is being carefully managed by the state.

An exalted pop star holds the country's youth in his thrall, but secretly his popularity is being carefully managed by the state.

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Paul Jones (Manfred Mann) plays Steven Shorter, the biggest pop star of his day, whose endorsement influences the actions of the masses. In reality, though, he is a puppet whose popularity is carefully managed by government-backed handlers keen to keep the country's youth under control. Also starring 60s supermodel Jean Shrimpton, Privilege is available in the UK for the first time since its original cinema release.

Paul Jones (Manfred Mann) plays Steven Shorter, the biggest pop star of his day, whose endorsement influences the actions of the masses. In reality, though, he is a puppet whose popularity is carefully managed by government-backed handlers keen to keep the country's youth under control. Also starring 60s supermodel Jean Shrimpton, Privilege is available in the UK for the first time since its original cinema release.

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SKU 5035673011072
Catalogue Number BFIB1107
Subtitle A film by Peter Watkins
Product contents
  • Original Privilege trailer.
  • The Diary of an Unknown Soldier (Peter Watkins, 1959, 17 min): a WWI soldier preparing for combat shares his innermost feelings.
  • The Forgotten Faces (Peter Watkins, 1961, 18 min): a gripping newsreel-
Year 1967
Publisher(s) BFI
Format DVD, Blu-Ray
Countries United Kingdom
Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Colour Colour
Sound Sound
Subtitles English for the hard-of-hearing
Running time 103
DVD region 2
Blu-ray region B
Certificate 15

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