FILM : Prostitute
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Prostitute 1980 Eleanor Forsythe, Kate Crutchley, Kim Lockett, Nancy Samuels Birmingham, London, Worcestershire
Director : Tony Garnett   Production Company : Kestrel Films  Region : LONDON O-Q,MIDLANDS

A provincial prostitute leaves friends and family behind to seek her fortune in London while a sympathetic social worker and a solicitor campaign for a change in the law.

Screen captures and uncredited location identifications by Phil Wilkinson

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Prostitute [DVD] (1980)

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Prostitute - A petition is raised to change the law on prostitution. This is between the Bull Ring Centre and St. Martin’s church in Birmingham city centre. In the background is the helix walkway that leads to the upper levels of the Bull Ring.
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pros031. A petition is raised to change the law on prostitution. This is between the Bull Ring Centre and St. Martin’s church in Birmingham city centre. In the background is the helix walkway that leads to the upper levels of the Bull Ring.

pros031n. My spatial awareness suggests that this is about the right place. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 25-08-2017)

Prostitute - More names are collected. Outside the entrance to the Bull Ring Centre in Birmingham 5. The location is now occupied by Spiceal Street, a name last used prior to the construction of the 1960s shopping centre.
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pros032. More names are collected. Outside the entrance to the Bull Ring Centre in Birmingham 5. The location is now occupied by Spiceal Street, a name last used prior to the construction of the 1960s shopping centre.

pros032n. Of course, it's all approximate. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 25-08-2017)

Prostitute - Working for a visiting massage agency, Sandra takes a cab across town.
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pros033. Working for a visiting massage agency, Sandra takes a cab across town.

Prostitute - Through the windscreen of the taxi can be seen the Grosvenor House Hotel on Park Lane W1.
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pros034. Through the windscreen of the taxi can be seen the Grosvenor House Hotel on Park Lane W1.

pros034n. The hotel now, taken by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 01-09-2017)

Prostitute - It is apparent to Sandra that clients in London have a lot more money than those back home. Brompton Road in Knightsbridge SW1 with Harrods filling the view.
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pros035. It is apparent to Sandra that clients in London have a lot more money than those back home. Brompton Road in Knightsbridge SW1 with Harrods filling the view.

pros035n. Peter provides this comparison of the store's exterior.
(Modern Photo Added: 29-08-2017)

Prostitute - The taxi nears the client address provided by Mrs. T. Facing east on Knightsbridge SW1 with buildings on William Street in the distance.
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pros036. The taxi nears the client address provided by Mrs. T. Facing east on Knightsbridge SW1 with buildings on William Street in the distance.

pros036n. Without the advantage of a suitable focal length, here's a similar view by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 01-09-2017)

Prostitute - In Birmingham, Louise and the group's Solicitor David Selby (Riccardo Mangano) leave for a meeting. Looking out onto the junction formed by Edward Road, Court Road and Jakeman Road in B12 with The Cannon Hill public house visible to the left.
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pros037. In Birmingham, Louise and the group's Solicitor David Selby (Riccardo Mangano) leave for a meeting. Looking out onto the junction formed by Edward Road, Court Road and Jakeman Road in B12 with The Cannon Hill public house visible to the left.

pros037n. As can be seen here, the building is no longer in use as a pub. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 25-08-2017)

Prostitute - After falling out with Mrs. T., Sandra goes it alone and posts an advertisement in a newsagents window.
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pros038. After falling out with Mrs. T., Sandra goes it alone and posts an advertisement in a newsagents window.

Prostitute - Rose arrives back in Birmingham after being released from prison. This is facing the ticket barriers at the second incarnation of Birmingham New Street station.
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pros039. Rose arrives back in Birmingham after being released from prison. This is facing the ticket barriers at the second incarnation of Birmingham New Street station.

pros039n. This is roughly the same spot at the third incarnation of Birmingham New Street station.
(Modern Photo Added: 25-08-2017)

Prostitute - The family and Louise spot Rose as she walks through the ticket barrier. New Street station with the stairs to what was then known as the Birmingham Shopping Centre.
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pros040. The family and Louise spot Rose as she walks through the ticket barrier. New Street station with the stairs to what was then known as the Birmingham Shopping Centre.

pros040n. A very different view in the redeveloped station. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 25-08-2017)

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