Mondo film at the BFI

CCM member Mark Goodall writes about shock documentary films.

The BFI have recently screened a classic example of this- Jacopetti and Prosperi’s 1972 film Addio Zio Tom (Goodbye Uncle Tom). There is a video of the event here:

The BFI are screening another Jacopetti and Prosperi film Africa Addio (1966) on 25th April 2009:

There is also a study session on mondo film with Mark Goodall and David Kerekes of Headpress:

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One Comment on “Mondo film at the BFI”

  1. Dionysos Andronis Says:

    “Sweet and Savage” is an excellent study about the “shockumentary” or “mondo film”. Congratulations to Mark Goodall and to Headpress.

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