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BACK TO HOT AIR!

Back To Hot Air! (1935)

An Austrian engineer uses air and petrol to make his hot air balloon rise.

THE BALLOON GOES UP

The Balloon Goes Up (1946)

Hot-air balloon race starting from Place de la Concorde in Paris.

HOT AIR BALLOON

Hot Air Balloon (1949)

A hot air balloon takes off in Chelsea, London.

GORDON BENNETT BALLOON RACE

Gordon Bennett Balloon Race (1921)

An item which shows competitors taking off in hot air balloons for...

WOMEN PARACHUTE PACKERS

Women Parachute Packers (1969)

WRAF parachute packers make parachute jumps. Oxfordshire.

BREAKFAST ON WAY TO WORK VIA FERRY

Breakfast On Way To Work Via Ferry (1965)

People eating breakfast on Sydney harbour ferry.

TREBLE TAPPERS

Treble Tappers (1933)

The Wiere Brothers perform a jumping tap routine at the Cinema Ball in Paris.

COTTON CLIFFS

Cotton Cliffs (1967)

Beautiful natural wonders of Turkey: a hot mineral spring pool and the Cotton...

10 MILES ABOVE THE EARTH

10 Miles Above The Earth (1931)

Professor Auguste Piccard returns to earth after flying to high...

BALLOON RACING

Balloon Racing (1932)

A balloon race in the United States of America.

COME A' BALLOONING

Come A' Ballooning (1927)

A taste of ballooning in Paris - courtesy of Pathe.

HOLIDAY SPORTS - HOT CROSS BUN FIGHT AT ALDERSHOT

Holiday Sports - Hot Cross Bun Fight At Aldershot (1938)

Children catch hot cross buns in an...

GORDON BENNETT BALLOON RACE

Gordon Bennett Balloon Race (1925)

Hot air balloons waiting to start a race in Leipzig, Germany.

GORDON BENNETT BALLOON RACE

Gordon Bennett Balloon Race (1925)

Hot air balloons waiting to start a race in Leipzig, Germany. Amber...

Selected Originals - HEAT WAVE

Selected Originals - Heat Wave (1952)

Material relating to newsreel story "Heat Wave" - 52/54.

HOT CROSS MACHINERY

Hot Cross Machinery (1966)

Hot cross buns with edible crosses ready for Easter.

BALLOON'S HOT AIR 'FLIGHT'

Balloon's Hot Air 'flight' (1966)

A Bolton science teacher tries out his home made Hot Air Balloon -...

BEDS BURN UP!

Beds Burn Up! (1966)

Old furniture burnt in spectacular bonfire at Woburn Abbey.

EXPO '68 FESTIVAL

Expo '68 Festival (1968)

A hot air balloon race takes place at Expo Sussex '68. Ardingly, Sussex.

BALLOON MAINTENANCE

Balloon Maintenance (1949)

Barrage balloons are repaired and maintained at hangar in Cardington,...

HAWAII VOLCANO

Hawaii Volcano (1920-1930)

Good shots of erupting volcano on Hawaii.

BLACK AND WHITE SANDS

Black And White Sands (1961)

A black and a golden beach run parallel to each other on the island of...

OLD SWISS TRANSPORT

Old Swiss Transport (1963)

Veteran cars, old trains and a vintage hot air balloon.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 457 - MOTH BREEDER, FUR FASHIONS and OLD SWISS CROCKS

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 457 - Moth Breeder, Fur Fashions And Old Swiss Crocks (1963)

Out...

SEA OF GALLILEE [aka SEA OF GALILEE]

Sea Of Gallilee [aka Sea Of Galilee] (1967)

A look at the area surrounding the Sea of Galilee.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 719 - FUN PALACE, AIR CUSHION and BALLOON RACE

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 719 - Fun Palace, Air Cushion And Balloon Race (1968)

Out takes...

THE LAST ACT OF A GREAT TRAGEDY

The Last Act Of A Great Tragedy (1930)

Body of polar balloonist Dr Andree who died on expedition...

UPS AND DOWNS

Ups And Downs (1932)

Four-year-old Billy Crawford bounces up and down below a tethered balloon.

JEAN MELVILLE AND BILLY THORBURN

Jean Melville And Billy Thorburn (1932)

The pianists Jean Melville and Billy Thorburn entertain.

CAN YOU HOT FOX

Can You Hot Fox (1936)

Couples demonstrate how to do the latest dance - The Hot Fox.

LIGHTER THAN AIR

Lighter Than Air (1936)

A history of ballooning and airships - includes great footage of Hindenburg,...

MIXED BABIES

Mixed Babies (1931)

Cute film showing baby animals including puppies, kittens and a mouse.

ALL ALTITUDE RECORDS BROKEN

All Altitude Records Broken (1927)

Captain H.C. Gray achieves a new record when his hot air balloon...

INTERNATIONAL GORDON BENNETT BALLOON RACE

International Gordon Bennett Balloon Race (1927)

Detroit holds an international hot air balloon...

MILLY AND MOLLY

Milly And Molly (1933)

Hippos and elephants have baths at the zoo.

LORD BEAVERBROOK

Lord Beaverbrook (1923)

Lord Beaverbrook opens the Woman's Exhibition at Olympia.

THE BALLOONISTS DERBY

The Balloonists Derby (1929)

Hot air balloonists from 7 nations gather in St Louis for Gordon Bennett...

KEEPING UP - ANCIENT CUSTOM

Keeping Up - Ancient Custom (1929)

Opening Fox Hunt in Beaumaris, is marked with ancient ceremony,...

UP IN THE SKY - EVER SO HIGH

Up In The Sky - Ever So High (1930)

Film star Tallulah Bankhead is present as Hugh Speaight makes...

GORDON BENNETT BALLOON RACE  TINTED

Gordon Bennett Balloon Race Tinted (1925)

18 hot air balloons take part in the Gordon Bennett...

GORDON BENNETT BALLOON RACE

Gordon Bennett Balloon Race (1925)

18 hot air balloons take part in the Gordon Bennett balloon race in...

PEEPS THROUGH THE WINDOW OF THE WORLD NO. 36

Peeps Through The Window Of The World No. 36 (1935)

Sundials on the Isle of Man, an autogyro lands...

MR SANTOS DUMONT

Mr Santos Dumont (1922)

Mr Santos Dumont at balloon race in Paris, France.

BALLOONS issue title - HERE'S HOW

Balloons Issue Title - Here's How (1940)

This item shows sketches of the first hot air balloon, and...

VINTAGE AIR SHOW

Vintage Air Show (1967)

First World War planes are part of display at air show put on by London Gliding...

LOVE-IN AT WOBURN PARK

Love-In At Woburn Park (1967)

A love-in is held at Woburn Park where carnations are dropped from hot...

BALLOON ASCENT FROM CHELSEA

Balloon Ascent From Chelsea (1949)

Balloon expert Doctor Dolfuse launches hot air balloon from Duke of...

THE BALLOON GOES UP

The Balloon Goes Up (1946)

Hot-air balloon race at Place de la Concorde, Paris.

THE HOT SPRINGS OF NEW ZEALAND - COLOUR

The Hot Springs Of New Zealand - Colour (1950-1959)

Maori guide showing the tourists the hot springs in...

ROYAL EASTER SHOW IN SYDNEY

Royal Easter Show In Sydney (1967)

Royal Easter Show in Sydney, Australia.