"Winstanley" (1975) - Radical Film Series

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"Winstanley" (1975) - Radical Film Series


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With introduction by Adam Buick

"1649. With poverty and unrest sweeping England, a group of impoverished men and women, known as the Diggers, form a settlement on St.George's Hill, Surrey. Inspired by the visionary leadership of Gerrard Winstanley, the commune's tireless, yet peaceful attempts to assert their right to cultivate and share the wealth of the common land, are met with crushing hostility from local landowners and government troops."

Sunday 14th November 6pm

Socialist Party of Great Britain Head Office
52 Clapham High Street
London
SW4 7UN

All welcome

Entry is free. There will be a discussion period. Free refreshments.

Details of this and all our events can be found here:
http://www.meetup.com/The-Socialist-Party-of-Great-Britain/calendar/14202292/