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MEXICAN ELECTION

Mexican Election (1946)

Miguel Aleman's campaign to become president of Mexico, celebratory parade in...

ALGERIA CELEBRATES INDEPENDENCE

Algeria Celebrates Independence (1962)

Parades and dancing in the streets of Algeria in celebration...

MOSLEM FESTIVAL

Moslem Festival (1939)

Footage of Moslem Festival of Ramadan in Italian Somaliland.

INDIAN WEDDING

Indian Wedding (1947)

Wedding of unknown royalty in India.

HOME FOR THE BLIND

Home For The Blind (1950-1959)

People doing various activities in home for blind people.

AFRICAN HOLY SHEPHERDS CEREMONY IN AFRICA

African Holy Shepherds Ceremony In Africa (1962)

Ceremonial dancing at what looks like a funeral.

EVERYBODY WAS HAPPY EXCEPT THE BULL

Everybody Was Happy Except The Bull (1934)

Feast of St. Marcel is celebrated in a French village.

TIBET THE MYSTERIOUS NO. 1

Tibet The Mysterious No. 1 (1934)

Excellent footage of the mountainous and spiritual region of Tibet,...

THIS FREEDOM!

This Freedom! (1930)

New underwear which allows for freedom of movement is demonstrated.

VISCOUNTESS POWERSCOURT

Viscountess Powerscourt (1921)

Viscountess Powerscourt inspects Dublin Girl Guides and gives a speech,...

BRIDGEWATER PAGEANT

Bridgewater Pageant (1926)

Historical pageant in the West Country, includes mock roundhead and cavalier...

THE FEAST OF THE CAMELIAS aka THE FEAST OF THE CAMELLIAS

The Feast Of The Camelias AKA The Feast Of The Camellias (1926)

Traditional dancing at a Swiss...

AND THEY SANG AS THEY DANCED ALONG

And They Sang As They Danced Along (1926)

Local people dance and sing around knills steeple

BERLIN TENSION EASES

Berlin Tension Eases (1949)

Life begins to get back to normal in Berlin after the end of the blockade.

WHERE CHRISTIAN AND PAGAN MEET

Where Christian And Pagan Meet (1939)

Footage of people gathering to mark the fourth centenary to the...

INDIAN DANCES - FROM PEEPS THROUGH THE WINDOW OF THE WORLD NO. 61

Indian Dances - From Peeps Through The Window Of The World No. 61 (1935)

Indian men do sacred...

MONTMARTRE - WINE HARVEST AT MONTMARTRE aka CAN-CAN WINE HARVEST

Montmartre - Wine Harvest At Montmartre AKA Can-Can Wine Harvest (1952)

Can-can girls show off...

LYTTELTON IN KENYA

Lyttelton In Kenya (1954)

The Colonial Secretary Mr Oliver Lyttelton visits Kenya to investigate Mau...

THE PRISONERS GO HOME

The Prisoners Go Home (1957)

Four Israeli prisoners are exchanged for thousands of Egyptians captured...

IN MEMORY OF A BIG DRINK

In Memory Of A Big Drink (1951)

Pageant in Germany commemorating burgomaster's drink which saved town...

SEVEN WEDDINGS ALL TOGETHER

Seven Weddings All Together (1958)

Hungary's President Dobi joins a mass wedding at a collective farm.

TEMPLES OF THE EAST aka BALI DANCERS

Temples Of The East AKA Bali Dancers (1937)

Good story of ancient temple in Bali and traditional...

TEMPLE IN QUICK TIME

Temple In Quick Time (1966)

A large bamboo temple is built by village people in Cameroon - they do a...

Selected Original - SPECIAL ! POPE IN UGANDA

Selected Original - Special ! Pope In Uganda (1969)

Material relating to newsreel story "Special !...

Selected Original - SPECIAL ! POPE IN UGANDA

Selected Original - Special ! Pope In Uganda (1969)

Material relating to newsreel story "Special !...

SPECIAL ! INDIAN MONSOON FESTIVAL

Special ! Indian Monsoon Festival (1969)

Indians celebrate the coming of rain at monsoon festival in...

CHIROPODY

Chiropody (1954)

Advice on how to care for feet from the chiropody department of Chelsea Polytechnic.

BULGARIAN NATIONAL DAY.

Bulgarian National Day. (1946)

The Czech society for cultural Relations with Bulgaria, commemorate...

 FIJIANS SOLVE HOUSING PROBLEMS

Fijians Solve Housing Problems (1950)

Fijian people build a house for their local chief.

DANCING PROCESSION FOR SAINT MARCEL DAY IN BARJOLS

Dancing Procession For Saint Marcel Day In Barjols (1959)

People dancing in a procession for Saint...

 LUXEMBOURG PROCESSION IN ECHTERNACH

Luxembourg Procession In Echternach (1957)

Pilgrims performing the dance of 'Saint Guy' in a...

BLACK LABOUR IN DURBAN

Black Labour In Durban (1973)

Various shots of 'black-only' areas in Durban

GENERAL DE GAULLE VISITS MEXICO aka DE GAULLE IN MEXICO

General De Gaulle Visits Mexico AKA De Gaulle In Mexico (1964)

French President on a three-day...

WEDDING RECEPTION

Wedding Reception (1973)

Couples, including the bride and groom dance at a wedding reception.

LA POLICE DU DESERT  aka FRENCH DESERT CAMEL CORPS 1932

La Police Du Desert AKA French Desert Camel Corps 1932 (1932)

The Syrian Desert Police ride...

VJ-DAY CELEBRATIONS AT 'CHARLIE BROWN'S PUB'

Vj-Day Celebrations At 'charlie Brown's Pub' (1945)

Celebration of the VJ-Day in 'Charlie Brown's...

A SIGHT YOU SEE ONCE IN A LIFETIME!

A Sight You See Once In A Lifetime! (1930)

The French President watches a gathering of the Berber...

IN MEMORY OF SAYYID ARMAD aka IN MEMORY OF SAYYID AHMAD AL-BAIDAWI

In Memory Of Sayyid Armad AKA In Memory Of Sayyid Ahmad Al-Baidawi (1926)

Islamic procession...

HERE COMES THE BRIDE - IN FAR-OFF FORMOSA

Here Comes The Bride - In Far-Off Formosa (1932)

Wedding celebrations in Formosa.

BASUTOLAND'S NEW RULER aka BASUTOLAND'S NEW CHIEF

Basutoland's New Ruler AKA Basutoland's New Chief (1940)

Southern African tribesmen gather to see...

NEW GUINEA GREETS THE GOVERNOR

New Guinea Greets The Governor (1949)

The Governor General of Australia pays a call to the Highlands...

KASHMIR CELEBRATES INDEPENDENCE

Kashmir Celebrates Independence (1948)

Kashmir celebrates its newly gained independence.

LESSONS THEY ENJOY

Lessons They Enjoy (1926)

Lord Percy, Minister for Education, watches 3000 children in mass physical...

THEY MET AND WED IN DANCE HALL

They Met And Wed In Dance Hall (1949)

A Scottish couple get married in the ballroom where they met and...

ROCK AND ROLL IN MARKET

Rock And Roll In Market (1957)

Rock & Roll in Mayfair's Shepherd Market until police stops it.

HUNGARIAN WEDDING

Hungarian Wedding (1957)

Hungarian ballet dancers have a double wedding in traditional Hungarian style...

STRANGE CEREMONY

Strange Ceremony (1957)

Israel recognises Palestinian Druses as an independent religious entity with...

SPORTSMEN HONOUR DENIS COMPTON

Sportsmen Honour Denis Compton (1949)

Sportsmen pay a tribute to cricketer Denis Compton in London.

DANCING DEDICATION

Dancing Dedication (1957)

Hindus celebrate opening of a Community Hall in Salisbury, Rhodesia.

PARTY PARTY

Party Party (1957)

The United Party, South Africa's opposition party hold a Prosperity Fair.