Wednesday, 14 March 2012

Early Dickens Film!

The earliest film depicting a Charles Dickens’ character has been found by the British Film Institute, conveniently you might say, after all the celebrations this year of one of England’s most famous authors. The Death of Poor Joe, filmed in Brighton in 1901, refers to a character from Bleak House and it’s only a minute long, but it looks incredible! Watch the film here:

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