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STRANGE SOUNDS FROM FILM TRACKS

Strange Sounds From Film Tracks (1964)

Film processing creates odd sounds. Good quality throughout.

BRITISH SCREEN BEAUTY SEARCH

British Screen Beauty Search (1920)

Some of the finalists in Pathe's search for a British Screen...

ERIC JOHNSON LUNCH

Eric Johnson Lunch (1946)

President of MPPDA Eric Johnson makes speech about British film industry....

COWBOYS AND INDIANS

Cowboys And Indians (1925)

Clips from feature films showing Native Americans (Red Indians) attacking...

OMAR SHARIF

Omar Sharif (1972)

Omar Sharif talking into camera - no sound.

LIEUT. BISHOP

Lieut. Bishop (1914-1918)

Shot of First World War flying ace William Avery Bishop.

OUT TAKES/ CUTS FOR CP 434 - reel 1 of 2 - HISTORIC FILM aka NATIONAL FILM...

Out Takes/ Cuts For Cp 434 - Reel 1 Of 2 - Historic Film AKA National Film... (1963)

Out...

 AUCTION OF PROPS AT SHEPPERTON

Auction Of Props At Shepperton (1970-1979)

An auction is held for props and film sets held at Shepperton...

CAPTAIN JAMES STEWART

Captain James Stewart (1943)

Film star James Stewart serving as Captain in the US Air Force somewhere...

FAMOUS FILM STAR AIDS CANADA'S VICTORY LOAN DRIVE

Famous Film Star Aids Canada's Victory Loan Drive (1941)

Film star Norma Shearer returns to Canada...

FAMOUS BRITISH FILM STARS

Famous British Film Stars (1927)

Film stars arrive by car.

HAVING FUN WITH THE GARDNER

Having Fun With The Gardner (1900)

Early comedy film - Having Fun With Gardner 1910

SOPHIA LOREN BACK IN ITALY

Sophia Loren Back In Italy (1959)

Good item showing film star Sophia Loren after returning to Italy.

COWBOYS AND INDIANS

Cowboys And Indians (1960-1969)

Extract from the unknown feature film - a western with cowboys and Indians...

MONKEY FILM STAR

Monkey Film Star (1967)

Making a TV commercial with a 'star' monkey who narrates the piece

IAN CARMICHAEL

Ian Carmichael (1970-1979)

Film star Ian Carmichael speaking to camera.

WORLD PREMIERE OF 'THE HASTY HEART'

World Premiere Of 'the Hasty Heart' (1950-1959)

Various shots of people attending the premiere of 'The...

NEW BLACKSMITH SHOP

New Blacksmith Shop (1895)

Classic early film, "New Blacksmith Shop", by Thomas Edison.

CHILDREN'S CINEMA aka CHILDREN'S MATINEE

Children's Cinema AKA Children's Matinee (1963)

Films made by children aided by the British film...

Selected Originals CANNES FILM FESTIVAL

Selected Originals Cannes Film Festival (1956)

Material relating to the newsreel story "Cannes Film...

QUEER DENIZENS OF THE SEA

Queer Denizens Of The Sea (1938)

Footage of underwater organisms and Denizens.

U.S. AIR CHIEF IN BRITAIN

U.S. Air Chief In Britain (1943)

General Arnold, American air chief, visits US air base in Britain.

ROME FILM FIRE aka PATHE FRONT PAGE

Rome Film Fire AKA Pathe Front Page (1947)

A fire in an Italian film company causes devastation and...

THE ANNUAL HOWLFEAST

The Annual Howlfeast (1929)

Various shots of kiddies at a baby show.

CHEVALIER STATES HIS CASE

Chevalier States His Case (1944)

Entertainer Maurice Chevalier makes a speech denying he toured...

£70,000 FIRE DESTROYS GERMAN FILM STUDIOS

£70,000 Fire Destroys German Film Studios (1949)

The Geiselgasteig Film Studios in Munich burns...

WORLD AT YOUR ELBOW - LONDON

World At Your Elbow - London (1948)

Johnny Weissmuller and wife visit London.

LONDON - S A BOXERS

London - S A Boxers (1948)

South African boxers arrive to England and appear in public with actress...

THE CURIOSITIES OF THE SEA

The Curiosities Of The Sea (1932)

Item about the hermit crab and the squid.

THE CHAMPION

The Champion (1952)

Copy of the Charlie Chaplin film - The Champion.

PICTURE POST TRAILER

Picture Post Trailer (1955)

Advertisement for 'Picture Post' magazine shown to cinema audiences before a...

ULTRA CLOSE-UPS

Ultra Close-Ups (1953)

Quiz where we have to guess the everyday objects seen in ultra close-up.

FILM FIRE

Film Fire (1947)

Fire wrecks the five story building of the Minerva Film Company in Rome.

GRETA GARBO IN SWEDEN

Greta Garbo In Sweden (1946)

Greta Garbo, famous film star, returns to her native Sweden for a holiday.

THE FATAL SNEEZE

The Fatal Sneeze

Early comedy film - A childish prank with sneezing powder leads to unforeseen...

TREWEY PLATE SPINNING

Trewey Plate Spinning

Classic early film - Trewey Plate Spinning - by Lumiere.

THE BABY

The Baby

Classic early film - The Baby - by Lumiere.

THE FALLING WALL

The Falling Wall

Classic early film - The Falling Wall - by Lumiere.

OLIVER TWIST

Oliver Twist

Very early silent film version of Dickens' novel, possibly 1912 version by Thomas...

JEAN SIMMONS IN MOTORBOAT

Jean Simmons In Motorboat (1948)

Film star Jean Simmons takes a trip around Sydney Harbour in...

 LOLLOBRIGIDA POSES FOR ARTISTS

Lollobrigida Poses For Artists (1955)

Italian film star Gina Lollobrigida models for group of...

FILM MAKING IN GERMANY AND YUGOSLAVIA

Film Making In Germany And Yugoslavia (1964)

Behind the scenes of German and Yugoslavian cinema

FASHIONS IN COLOUR

Fashions In Colour (1963)

John Mills sits in the audience at a fashion show.

DUBBING A FILM IN RUSSIA

Dubbing A Film In Russia (1968)

Men & women re-recording the script of a film in Russian.

PETER CUSHING

Peter Cushing (1966)

Good item showing Peter Cushing on and around the set of a Frankenstein film.

NEW MOVIE FILM DEVICE DEVISED BY NEWSREEL CAMERAMAN

New Movie Film Device Devised By Newsreel Cameraman (1969)

New lens device for movie cameras...

OWLS

Owls (1947)

Educational film focusing on owls - shots of their talons, faces, etc. c. 1947

THE FORGE - A CLASSROOM FILM

The Forge - A Classroom Film (1940-1949)

Educational film showing work in a forge.

SHEEP AND LAMBS

Sheep And Lambs (1940-1949)

Educational film about baa lambs - various shots of sheep and lambs eating,...

CZECH FILM FESTIVAL

Czech Film Festival (1946)

International film festival at Karlovy Vary, Czechoslovakia.