Productions

POW Productions Ltd.

Independent Documentaries since 1980

 

 

This is Our Music

 

Argy Bargy, The Damned and The Meteors join fans for a weekend of alternative music. "We've all united to fight the menace that is the X Factor" Capt. Sensible.

Gaza Demo

 

POW Productions makes documentaries, campaign and arts films which give a voice to people, organisations and communities that have something that needs to be seen and heard.

The Gulf War

Channel 4 Critical Eye 52 mins

Reporter:Tessa Shaw Editor: Mic Dixon Director: Christine Pearce

Pictures of Women

Channel 4 Critical Eye 52 mins

Channel 4 Critical Eye 52 mins

 

The Other War

 

As one of the first teams into Iraq just days after the end of the war, POW's film reveals the devastating effects of the bombing and UN sanctions on the civilian population.

 

The Dirty War

 

The third film in the series for Channel 4's Critical Eye exposes the hidden human cost of the conflict which became a laboratory of modern warfare.

 

Quick War, Slow Death

 

As the British Government continues to deny the existence of a Gulf War Sickness we reveal disturbing evidence of birth defects and illness across the UK.

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Free Kuwait?

 

As Kuwaitis celebrate their liberation we reveal the reality behind the myth of a Free Kuwait as the government pursues a policy of ethnic cleansing.

Channel 4 Critical Eye 52 mins

 

 

Sexuality

 

A six part series of provocative and controversial films for Channel 4 TV.

Channel 4 6 x 52 mins

Prod. Christine Pearce

 

 

The Tip of the Iceberg

 

The breast in Western culture. A film for BBC Arena.

FK

BBC 60 mins

Dir: Christine Pearce

Editor: Mic Dixon

 

 

Words in Action

 

Women writers share their words in this documentary for Channel 4 TV.

Channel 4 Critical Eye 52 mins

Prod: Christine Pearce

Litza Janscz

 

 

A Minority Pastime

 

Slad Valley resident Nisa Ward is catapulted into the shocking world of hunting.

Films for Action 96 mins

Dir: Mic Dixon

Music and Arts

Feature Doc. 95 mins

Prod/Dir :Mic Dixon

 

 

The Clothes, the Cars & the Music

 

The Rockin' scene's annual hootnanny. "The 'underground music scene is rarely presented as it truly is - this film finally redresses the balance".

FK

Feature Doc. 75 mins

Prod/Dir :Mic Dixon

 

 

The Happy End

 

Performing 'The Oakey Strike Evictions' at the Hackney Empire.

Music promo 5 mins

Prod/Dir :Mic Dixon

 

 

 

The Tragical Comedy of Mr. Punch

 

Sculptor Paul Badger gives a dark and disturbing performance of the classic fairground attraction with his own carved puppets. Selected for Channel 4's First Frame strand.

Channel 4 First Frame 12mins

Prod/Dir :Mic Dixon

Campaign Films

 

 

Gulf War Protest

 

Feature film makers contribute to the anti-war protest with this 35mm short photographed by David Griffiths with equipment supplied by Joe Dunton.

Short 12 mins

Prod/Dir :Mic Dixon

FK

 

 

Martin Bell Fights Brentwood

 

The crusader in the white suit takes on Eric Pickles and the Peniel Pentecostal Church.

Short Doc. 30 mins

Prod/Dir :Mic Dixon

 

 

A Tin Can with a Silencer

 

The Media Workers Against the War led the protest against George H Bush's war in Iraq. John Pilger, Paul Foot and Eamonn McCabe feature in this film recording those events.

Short Doc. 35 mins

Prod/Dir :Mic Dixon

 

 

Oxford Beggar Traps

 

Mark Thomas joins a campaign to protest against Oxford City Council.

Online promo 3 mins

Prod/Dir :Mic Dixon