Pressure: Film Guide

A film guide that looks at Pressure (1976), exploring its key topics and th
A film guide that looks at Pressure (1976), exploring its key topics and th




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A film guide that looks at Pressure (1976), a film widely considered to have kick-started Black British cinema, which focuses on a Black school leaver well-qualified but unable to find a job.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including History, PSHE Education, English, Media Studies, Sociology in addition to highlighting themes surrounding British cinema, film history, racism and prejudice, and equality.

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  • Careers
  • Citizenship
  • English
  • Film Studies
  • History
  • Media Studies
  • PSHE Education

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