Look at Life (British cinema series)

Look at Life was a monthly series of short documentary films produced in the 1960s by the Special Features Division of the Rank Organisation for showing in their Odeon and Gaumont cinemas. It replaced the circuit’s newsreel, "Universal News", which had become increasingly irrelevant in the face of more immediate news media, particularly television. They were light in style and depicted aspects of life in Britain at that time, especially the so called ‘swinging’ Britain era. Over 500 episodes, all in colour, were produced.

Similar in style was Pathé Pictorial which was shown on the rival ABC cinema circuit.


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