No Room For Fear

Archive Unit

Scope and Content

22 mins. 360ft. Silent. Colour. Safety base cellulose acetate. Good condition except for some twisted film and physical gaps in winding on film onto reel. Labelled as ‘duplicate’, ‘Set B’. S68. Boxed. Reversal print. Soundtrack wanting. Colour film shot by Donald Ford with opening title. Based on the activities of the Sicuani Bible Institute run by the IEP (Iglesia Evangélica Peruana). The film follows a student as he leaves his rural home to study in the Institute, and features scenes of village life and farming, along with scenes implying coca leaf addiction and alcoholism in the village. Teaching and daily life in the Institute is portrayed, with students seen in the classroom, playing sports, and in prayer. The film features scenes of local evangelism, bible readings and the distribution of tracts.

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers