Video recording of television programme production footage featuring studio performance of 'Wildlife' by Ballet Rambert. Filmed at unidentified location in December 1985. Footage later used as part of Dancemakers [series]: 'Richard Alston The Choreographe

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2228 RDC/P/01/01/0007
  • Dates of Creation
      1985 - 1986
      30/07/1986
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 VHS External professional recording of commercial broadcast. VHS Digitised with digital access file available: No

Scope and Content

Period refers to years of production. Date refers to date of first known UK television transmission. Possibly contributor’s copy supplied by Danmarks Radio, one of the co-producers. Professionally filmed. Can follow choreography and see detail such as dancers’ faces. Start to 00:22:00 rough edit of full performance. 00:22:00 to end of recording individual scenes in scene order, e.g. 1A, 1B, 2, 3A etc. Some scenes have several takes. These were filmed between 16 December 1985 and 18 December 1985. The individual scenes include a visible time-code counter at screen top right. Final edit of UK TV version held by British Film Institute archive. The performance is produced and directed by Thomas Grimm. See http://ftvdb.bfi.org.uk/sift/title/181269. Also held by BBC archive. Internal BBC reference: LMAN081F.

Condition note:

VHS duration section: 00:00:40 - 00:36:35

Conditions Governing Access

Certain restrictions apply.

This item is available to view on a one to one basis, and subject to the usual conditions of access to archive material.

Conditions Governing Use

Danmarks Radio / RM Arts / BBC. 1986