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MR PICKWICK'S

Mr Pickwick's "Hold Up" (1930)

A re-enactment of a scene from Charles Dickens' novel "Pickwick Papers".

MALTA AND BACK IN 2 DAYS!

Malta And Back In 2 Days! (1930)

Aviator C D Barnard is welcomed back to Croydon after a flight to...

TO AFRICA AND BACK IN 2 DAYS!

To Africa And Back In 2 Days! (1930)

Pilot Charles Barnard flies to Morocco and back in record time.

BLAZING THE TRAIL AGAIN!

Blazing The Trail Again! (1933)

Colonel Lindbergh sets off on a surveying flight across the North...

"Roses ... Roses ... All The Way!" (1933)

Wedding of Earl of Warwick and Miss Rose Bingham in Glynde,...

SMITHY - THE WORLD'S GREATEST AIRMAN!

Smithy - The World's Greatest Airman! (1933)

Tribute to airman Sir Charles Kingsford Smith.

THE LORD MAYOR'S SHOW

The Lord Mayor's Show (1933)

Annual ceremony in London - the Lord Mayor's Show.

THE MADRIS

The Madris "Magna Carta" AKA The Maoris Magna Carta (1934)

Magnificent ceremony of Maoris -...

LINDY SPEAKS

Lindy Speaks (1934)

Lindbergh is questioned at Government air mail contracts inquiry.

AMERICA'S CUP DEFENDER

America's Cup Defender (1934)

American yacht 'Yankee' at sail - she is possible America's Cup defender.

HISTORICAL PAGEANT

Historical Pageant (1934)

Signing of Magna Carta is re-enacted in Runnymede - same place where it...

LONDON TO BRIGHTON

London To Brighton (1934)

Annual London to Brighton marathon run.

SPECIALS PARADE

Specials Parade (1934)

Special Constables parade along the streets of London.

FATIGUED BUT TRIUMPHANT

Fatigued But Triumphant (1934)

Scot and Black arrive to Melbourne as the winners of the England to...

"Salve - Chancellarie!" AKA Salve ... Cancellarve (1931)

The Marquis of Londonderry is installed...

SHROVE TUESDAY FOOTBALL

Shrove Tuesday Football (1935)

Football game involving whole village in Alnwick and Ashbourne.

SOUTHPORT GOLF

Southport Golf (1935)

The Southport Professional Golf Tournament which the great American player Henry...

"Hard Luck, 'smithy'!" (1931)

Charles Kingsford Smith arrives at Heston airfield after long flight.

EVERYTHING'S

Everything's "By Air" Nowadays! (1931)

Roy Tuckett and Miss Cook set off on an air trip to Africa to...

ST. PAULS CATHEDRAL WEDDING aka ST. PAUL'S CATHEDRAL WEDDING

St. Pauls Cathedral Wedding AKA St. Paul's Cathedral Wedding (1936)

The Honourable Charles Wood...

THROUGH SERVICE

Through Service (1936)

French Ambassador Charles Corbin opens the new Dover - Dunkirk ferry service....

Specials  - SCENES AT THE GARDEN PARTY aka CEA CONFERENCE

Specials - Scenes At The Garden Party AKA Cea Conference (1937)

Scenes from CEA Conference in...

KING'S CUP AIR RACE

King's Cup Air Race (1937)

Mr Charles Gardner wins the King's Cup air race.

SHEFFIELD

Sheffield (1939)

Footage of new extension of Sheffield Cathedral being opened.

BERT BARRY

Bert Barry (1930)

Footage of the Sculler Bert Barry in training with commentary provided by Sir Charles...

CHARLES LAUGHTON

Charles Laughton (1930)

Fascinating story shows actor Charles Laughton putting on stage make-up for his...

THE HOME OF THE FALCON BY CHARLES D. HEAD

The Home Of The Falcon By Charles D. Head (1933)

Growth of some Peregrine Falcon chicks is observed...

SANTOS CASANI

Santos Casani (1932)

Santos Casani and Jean Mence show us a new dance, the 'Charles' Step.

SPORTSHOTS NO 2 - JACK DOYLE

Sportshots No 2 - Jack Doyle (1932)

The sports editor of the Daily Express introduces Britain's new...

A GLEAM FROM ALADDIN

A Gleam From Aladdin (1926)

Great dance by chorus girls in "Aladdin". Charles Austin stars as Widow...

SPORTSHOTS NO. 14 - GOING TO THE DOGS aka GREYHOUNDS

Sportshots No. 14 - Going To The Dogs AKA Greyhounds (1933)

Jokey item shows a greyhound race in...

SPORTSHOTS NO. 16 aka LA HORNUS / LE HORNEUSE

Sportshots No. 16 AKA La Hornus / Le Horneuse (1933)

A novel sport from Switzerland where men hit a...

SPORTSHOTS NO. 18 - SUZANNE LENGLEN

Sportshots No. 18 - Suzanne Lenglen (1933)

Champion tennis player Suzanne Lenglen demonstrates her...

SPORTSHOTS NO 21 - CYCLE POLO

Sportshots No 21 - Cycle Polo (1933)

Footage of a Cycle Polo, commentary and explanation is provided...

SPORTSHOTS NO 23 - CYCLING EVES

Sportshots No 23 - Cycling Eves (1933)

Footage of female cycling, introduced by Charles Eade.

SPORTSHOTS NO 22 - TOPE FISHING

Sportshots No 22 - Tope Fishing (1933)

Tope (dogfish) fishing off the coast of Hastings.

SPORTSHOTS NO. 28 - QUOITS

Sportshots No. 28 - Quoits (1933)

Quoits played on a village green in Surrey.

CHARLES HARRISON

Charles Harrison (1933)

Comedian Charles Harrison mimes his mother and then his father sewing on a...

ECCENTRICITY

Eccentricity (1930)

Funny act by comedian "Chaz" - india rubber dancing and eating cigarettes etc.

ARISTOCRATS!

Aristocrats! (1930)

Zoo footage - parrots, elephants, monkeys etc.

A LITTLE OF THE ART OF MAKE-UP BY CHARLES LAUGHTON

A Little Of The Art Of Make-Up By Charles Laughton (1930)

The actor Charles Laughton is seen...

ART IN THE ROUGH!

Art In The Rough! (1937)

Acrobatic comic dancers - Jack, Charles and Anita - perform slapstick routine...

CINEVIEWS IN BRIEF NO. 51

Cineviews In Brief No. 51 (1937)

Farmers in Poland keep tame lioness, stunt motorcyclists in Vienna and...

THE TENNIS ROBOT

The Tennis Robot (1939)

Footage of a tennis player demonstrating how the new Tennis Robot machine works,...

A KING COMES OF AGE

A King Comes Of Age (1943)

It is announced that King of Buganda has come to an age to succeed his...

THE U-BOAT MENACE

The U-Boat Menace (1943)

Mr Charles Jarman explains how to fight U-boats.

SIR CHARLES PORTAL LAYS WREATH ON CENOTAPH

Sir Charles Portal Lays Wreath On Cenotaph (1943)

Sir Charles Portal lays a wreath at Cenotaph.

INTERNATIONAL SWIMMING GALA

International Swimming Gala (1943)

London hosts a swimming gala between allied services.

SCORE = 1,000

Score = 1,000 (1943)

Air bases in Malta and at Biggin Hill celebrating shooting down 1,000th enemy plane.

PRIME MINISTER WITH THE TANKS

Prime Minister With The Tanks (1941)

Churchill watches tank demo with General de Gaulle and General...