ECLIPSE

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Places:

  • Orkney Islands

Subjects:

  • Environment, the

Genres:

  • Experimental
  • Women film makers

People/organisations:

  • TAIT, Margaret

Decade:

  • 1970s

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Title: ECLIPSE

Reference number: 6213

Date: 1973*

Director: [d. Margaret Tait]

Sound: silent

Original format: 16mm

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 3.00 mins

Description: Short film of an eclipse.

See also Additional Information file at 11/1/455. Paper Archives 4/5/119, 4/11/651, 4/5/92.

The Tait papers are deposited in Orkney Archives. Currently being catalogued. For any enquiries please contact Principal Archivist.

The British Artist's Film and Video Study Collection at http://www.bftv.ac.uk/avantgarde based at Central St. Martin's College of Art and Design holds an artist's file on Margaret Tait.

The British Film Institute National Library http://www.bfi.org.uk holds many of the published articles on her and her work.

In 1979 Margaret Tait was the subject of a BBC Scotland 'Spectrum' arts programme.

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Short film of an eclipse (3.00)