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16mm film: 'Today and Tomorrow: A Development Dialogue', 1971

MS. Oxfam COM/5/4/45
Held in our offsite storage facility

A look at Oxfam's work and the needs of African people and what can be done to help them help themselves. The film aims to demonstrate what is meant by the term 'development', and the need for long term development. Footage of Oxfam's work overseas refers to a mobile fishing tackle shop in Dahomey (later Benin), mobile animal husbandry teams in Botswana, the Ghana Society for the Blind, the African Flying Doctor Service, Kenya, and the Mauritius Family Planning Association. The film includes comments from Chris Howse and Bill Jackson, Oxfam Field Directors. A Viewpoint Production for Oxfam.


  • Creation: 1971


1 reel

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access



MS. Oxfam COM/5/4/45

Existence and Location of Copies

A copy of this film is held at the British Film Institute.


  • From the Collection: Oxfam GB (Organisation)

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom