Film: 5393

Social History | 1960 | Sound | B/W


Last evening run of the 8A (Southern Red Buses). The bus is overrun by Beatlesque hooligans who refuse to pay their fares, insult the black bus driver and beat up the conductor. 1960's

Racism in Britain. Analysis of bus passenger's reactions in a 'studio courtroom'. This is in many ways a sociopolitical discussion and ideas are challenged. Delinquent behaviour of teenagers discussed, problems of violence and assaults of public transport workers. Youth crime.

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