Finding BBC footage of Oxford University with the Genome project

The BBC have launched a new online database of the archives of the Radio Times. The project has the memorable title: The BBC Genome Project . This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times … Continue reading

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The Oxford Film society and the Oxford Experimental Film Group

An interesting week with many new leads and films turning up to help us understand what films were made in Oxford last century and also a trip to BBC Oxford to spend time with colleagues there chatting about the project … Continue reading

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Filming the Film

Over the years many famous films have been shot in Oxford. It’s well known that the Harry Potter films were shot in the Divinity School of the Bodleian library and Christ Church college. But did you know that in the … Continue reading

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