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SUMMING UP NO. 15 - REEL 1

Summing Up No. 15 - Reel 1 (1950)

A quarterly round up of news stories from around the world.

THE WALL OF SHAME

The Wall Of Shame (1961)

People living near the Berlin Wall are cleared from their homes in the Easter...

VOLCANOES

Volcanoes (1975)

Varied (mute) documentary about volcanoes - lots of good volcanic explosions.

CHOPSTICKS' DANCE

Chopsticks' Dance (1960)

Brilliant Philippine-inspired dancing at Butlin's Holiday Camp in Margate,...

BERLIN ELECTIONS

Berlin Elections (1948)

American newsreel about election of mayor in Berlin - start divide into East and...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 682 - reel 2 of 2 - HONG KONG

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 682 - Reel 2 Of 2 - Hong Kong (1968)

Out takes (cuts, rushes) for...

DOWN IN THE QUARRY - SOMETHING STIRRED!

Down In The Quarry - Something Stirred! (1930)

Explosions in limestone quarries in Bowes,...

RINGS ROUND YOUR FINGERS

Rings Round Your Fingers (1937)

A look at ancient rings from all over World, on display in British...

CINEVIEWS IN BRIEF NO. 27

Cineviews In Brief No. 27 (1937)

Modern methods of cotton harvesting in Turkestan and an experiment to...

GENERAL DE GAULLE HONOURS FREE FRENCH NAVY

General De Gaulle Honours Free French Navy (1941)

General Charles de Gaulle awards medals to men...

THE CULINARY ART

The Culinary Art (1931)

Chefs attend a display of food art - fabulous creations made from food.

UNIQUE LAUNCH CEREMONY

Unique Launch Ceremony (1927)

A different style for the launch of the Jalabala in Glasgow.

ROYAL GARDEN PARTY

Royal Garden Party (1927)

Scenes of a garden party at Buckingham Palace.

SPRING HAS COME!

Spring Has Come! (1932)

An elephant is given a bath by a bevy of bathing beauties.

600 MILLION MOSLEMS  aka CALIPH OF 600 000 000 MOSLEMS

600 Million Moslems AKA Caliph Of 600 000 000 Moslems (1924)

King Hussein of Jordan reviewing...

LADY BADEN POWELL

Lady Baden Powell (1924)

Girl Guides from every nation meet on a camp in the New Forest.

A JOYOUS RAG

A Joyous Rag (1925)

Students hold a Rag in the streets of Brighton, East Sussex.

"Bacchanale" - A Dance Of The East - By Courtesy Of Mr C.B. Cochran (1922)

Sexy "oriental"...

COAL BOARD TURNS TEACHER

Coal Board Turns Teacher (1948)

Men from continental Europe coming to England to work in mines.

TEACHING THE TEACHERS

Teaching The Teachers (1934)

Athletics attend a summer school at Loughborough and are seen in action.

ROBERT EASTON IN

Robert Easton In "Mandalay" (1932)

Interesting montage of footage accompanies the song "Mandalay"...

Selected Originals - RIDGWAY AND EISENHOWER aka GENERALS RIDGWAY AND CLARK

Selected Originals - Ridgway And Eisenhower AKA Generals Ridgway And Clark (1952)

Material...

KOREAN REPORT aka KOREAN ELECTIONS & RAINY FRONT

Korean Report AKA Korean Elections & Rainy Front (1952)

Presidential elections take place in South...

Selected Originals - KOREAN REPORT aka KOREAN ELECTIONS & RAINY FRONT

Selected Originals - Korean Report AKA Korean Elections & Rainy Front (1952)

Material relating...

CLOTHES OF METAL

Clothes Of Metal (1956)

Clothes made of a new fabric containing metal are presented at London Fashion...

THE CHIC AND THE CRAZY

The Chic And The Crazy (1950)

Beautiful hat designs and mad-cap bicycle designs both on show in Paris.

ROUGH RIDERS BUMP FOR CUP

Rough Riders Bump For Cup (1959)

Southern Centre team win the National Inter-Centre motorcycle scramble...

WOMEN WORKERS aka WOMEN'S HEAVY DUTIES issue title - WAY OF THE WORLD

Women Workers AKA Women's Heavy Duties Issue Title - Way Of The World (1944)

Women take on...

ROYAL WEDDING

Royal Wedding (1955)

King Hussein of Jordan marries Princess Dina of Egypt.

BY CAB TO THE COAST

By Cab To The Coast (1965)

London taxi drivers take underprivileged children on an outing to Southend....

LOVELIES MEET STARS

Lovelies Meet Stars (1965)

Variety Club stars meet Miss World contestants. Savoy hotel. London.

GRAND ASSAULT NEXT YEAR - FIELD MARSHAL SMUTS

Grand Assault Next Year - Field Marshal Smuts (1943)

Filed Marshal Smuts delivering a speech in...

BERLIN - THE CRISIS

Berlin - The Crisis (1948)

Russian blockade of Berlin - still no solution.

BRITISH HANDLING LAND MINES title misleading - also contains shots of Allies in...

British Handling Land Mines Title Misleading - Also Contains Shots Of Allies In...

Allies...

HITLER RETURNS TO GERMANY FROM FRANCE

Hitler Returns To Germany From France (1940)

Newsreel item about Hitler leaving Strasbourg to return...

LODGE SAYS USSR HAS LOST WORLD'S RESPECT aka LODGE ACCUSES RUSSIAN LEADERS

Lodge Says Ussr Has Lost World's Respect AKA Lodge Accuses Russian Leaders (1953)

American...

FAMINE IN BENGAL

Famine In Bengal (1940-1949)

Disturbing images of the famine in Bengal, India.

COMMUNIST DEMO IN BERLIN

Communist Demo In Berlin (1949)

Communist demonstration in Berlin against west currency reform....

RUSSIA CALLS MEETING OF SATELLITES TO DISCUSS REMILITARISATION OF WEST GERMANY

Russia Calls Meeting Of Satellites To Discuss Remilitarisation Of West Germany (1950)

Ministers'...

EAST-WEST MARKET WHERE GOODS OF THE WESTERN ZONE CAN BE BOUGHT WITH EAST MARKS

East-West Market Where Goods Of The Western Zone Can Be Bought With East Marks (1949)

Germans...

HASSAN IBRAHIM VISITS EAST AND WEST GERMANY aka HASSAN IBRAHIM VISITS E + W...

Hassan Ibrahim Visits East And West Germany AKA Hassan Ibrahim Visits E + W... (1956)

Various...

CURFEW AND SEARCHINGS IN EAST NICOSIA aka CURFEW AND SEARCHINGS IN  NICOSIA

Curfew And Searchings In East Nicosia AKA Curfew And Searchings In Nicosia (1956)

The arrest...

MACARTHUR AND THE KOREAN RESULT

Macarthur And The Korean Result (1951)

MacArthur driving through crowded streets and speaking to...

UN-AMERICAN ACTIVITIES COMMITTEE

Un-American Activities Committee (1948)

Lauchlin Currie, Harry D White and Donald Hiss speak to...

SAVAGE STORM HITS EAST COAST OF USA

Savage Storm Hits East Coast Of USA (1962)

Heavy storms and rough weather hit East Coast of USA.

INTERVIEW WITH MR BOT

Interview With Mr Bot (1962)

Interview with Mr Bot of New Guinea affairs on Dutch Guinea clash.

AUSTRALIAN B.P. RALLY

Australian B.P. Rally (1965)

The rally in progress, the winners Lunn & Thomas drive onto winners ramp.

EASTER WEEK IN GERMANY

Easter Week In Germany (1966)

Various views around West Germany as people mark Easter.

PRINCESS SEES HONG KONG

Princess Sees Hong Kong (1961)

Princess Alexandra visits various towns in Hong Kong and meets the...

'VOLTURNO' ON FIRE - SHOTS ON BOARD

'volturno' On Fire - Shots On Board (1914-1918)

Footage of ocean liner the 'Volturno' after fire.