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SPEEDING UP

Speeding Up (1933)

New method is used to speed up the laying of cables.

THE SUPER HOSPITAL OF FRANCE

The Super Hospital Of France (1935)

A look at a new modern hospital in Paris, France.

THE PIPELESS ORGAN!

The Pipeless Organ! (1931)

A new type of organ is demonstrated - it has valves instead of pipes.

THE ROLL CALL

The Roll Call (1932)

Automated system whereby a perforated sheet is used to play a tune on a group of...

FOLDING FURNITURE issue title reads HOMES TO HURD

Folding Furniture Issue Title Reads Homes To Hurd (1936)

Glamorous models demonstrate some of the...

SEWING MACHINES

Sewing Machines (1934)

Short film on history of sewing machines.

MODERN ART aka SURREALISTS issue title is HELP YOURSELF

Modern Art AKA Surrealists Issue Title Is Help Yourself (1944)

Surrealist Artist Jack Bilbo at...

MODERN ARTS aka CONTEMPORARY ARTS

Modern Arts AKA Contemporary Arts (1944)

People display mixed reactions to the contemporary arts...

PICASSO EXHIBITION

Picasso Exhibition (1960)

An exhibition of Pablo Picasso's paintings on display at the Tate Gallery,...

LONDON - QUEEN VISITS POWER STATION

London - Queen Visits Power Station (1962)

Queen Elizabeth II visits Bankside Power Station, London.

SCHOOLBOYS BUILD HOVERCRAFT

Schoolboys Build Hovercraft (1968)

Boys from Bedfordshire Secondary Modern show off the hovercraft...

WORLD OF TOMORROW

World Of Tomorrow (1969)

Germany. What the home may look like by the year 2000.

BATHING SUITS OLD AND NEW

Bathing Suits Old And New (1948)

Girls model old-fashioned bathing costumes as well as the latest...

COACH EXHIBITION

Coach Exhibition (1952)

Young school boys test the comfort of new coach built for tourist on the...

JANZTEN SWIMSUIT

Janzten Swimsuit (1953)

Girls model latest swimsuits on beach, contrasted with old fashioned swimsuits.

MODERN FURNITURE

Modern Furniture (1952)

A look at modern chair designs by Dennis Lennon. London.

ART EXHIBITION IN VENICE

Art Exhibition In Venice (1960)

Art exhibition in Venice, Italy.

AUCTION OF MODERN ART IN GERMANY

Auction Of Modern Art In Germany (1960)

Modern art auction takes place in Germany.

NEW SWIMMING POOL

New Swimming Pool (1968)

New swimming pool in Minsk, with children learning to swim.

HM QUEEN MARY & PRINCESS MARY IN CARRIAGE AND CAR

Hm Queen Mary & Princess Mary In Carriage And Car (1914-1918)

Queen Mary and Princess Mary go from...

ANOTHER WAY OF PAINTING - WITH SHOTGUN

Another Way Of Painting - With Shotgun (1961)

Artist Niki De Saint Phalle paints with shotgun.

MODERNISM IN THE HOME

Modernism In The Home (1929)

Lovely art deco tableware, wallpaper, lamps, etc.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 224 -1 OF 2 - INTERPLANETARY ART + TV T.V. CAMERA HELPS...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 224 -1 Of 2 - Interplanetary Art + Tv T.V. Camera Helps... (1959)

Out...

THIS IS TOMORROW aka

This Is Tomorrow AKA "This Is Tomorrow" (1956)

Review of "This is Tomorrow" exhibition held in...

CINEVIEWS IN BRIEF NO. 46

Cineviews In Brief No. 46 (1937)

Modern art, San Remo mountain railway and novel swimming lessons in...

FABRIC PAINTING aka FABRIC PRINTING

Fabric Painting AKA Fabric Printing (1955)

A group of women make groovy textiles at the Hampstead...

MODERN EDUCATION

Modern Education (1950)

Girls learn woodwork and boys learn cookery at Secondary Modern School in...

GIANT DRAGLINE aka GIANT DRAG LINE

Giant Dragline AKA Giant Drag Line (1955)

The world's largest mobile dragline (giant bulldozer) in...

CHILDREN'S DENTISTRY

Children's Dentistry (1957)

Dental surgery transformed into a playground to eliminate fear and encourage...

TRAINING FIREMEN

Training Firemen (1957)

Firemen drill - great display of skill, knowledge and courage.

OXYGEN TESTS

Oxygen Tests (1957)

Crazy scientist demonstrates power of liquid oxygen - the stuff we breathe. Very...

MODEL TRAMWAYS

Model Tramways (1958)

Mr Stevens and his son Nigel make model tramways in their back garden.

FIREFLY RACING DINGHY

Firefly Racing Dinghy (1958)

A little film about making sailing dinghy by using a new method - hot...

ELECTRICALLY POWERED MODEL PLANES

Electrically Powered Model Planes (1958)

A man makes electrically powered model planes and boats for...

LUXURY CATS' HOME

Luxury Cats' Home (1958)

When their owners go on holidays, cats can stay in luxury kennels run by Mrs...

CRIME PREVENTION

Crime Prevention (1959)

Film demonstrates effectiveness of various crime prevention devices.

MULTI-DECK GARAGE

Multi-Deck Garage (1961)

A visit to the first multi-storey car park in the country - they haven't...

CHANGING PICCADILLY

Changing Piccadilly (1961)

Horrible carbuncle designs for a new-look Piccadilly Circus.

SEA SHELLS

Sea Shells (1956)

Sea shell importer Millicent Rich shows us some exotic specimens in her Balham flat.

STAINLESS STEEL DESIGNER

Stainless Steel Designer (1960)

Very elegant and modern stainless steel cutlery produced by leading...

TOY FAIR beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Toy Fair Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1960)

A selection of stands and exhibits...

RESEARCH INTO HAIR

Research Into Hair (1960)

Hair research at Beecham Laboratories in Brentford, Middlesex.

POLICE OFFICE

Police Office (1962)

One-man police station opened in New Addington.

HOME-A-FLOAT

Home-A-Float (1960)

Fantastic candy-coloured house-flat, seen cruising the Norfolk Broads.

THROWN-AWAY SCULPTURE

Thrown-Away Sculpture (1961)

A builder designs and builds modern sculptures for the housing estates he...

GOLF BALL TEST

Golf Ball Test (1961)

A little film showing how the golf balls are made and tested.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 365 - 2 OF 3 - GOLF BALL TEST

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 365 - 2 Of 3 - Golf Ball Test (1961)

Out takes (rushes, cuts) for the...

FAIRGROUND TOYS aka FAIRGROUND RIDES

Fairground Toys AKA Fairground Rides (1956)

Children's fairground rides are made and tested at a...

MISFIT ARTIST

Misfit Artist (1962)

An item about the Festival of Misfits art show at a London gallery.

PERSPEX SCULPTURE

Perspex Sculpture (1963)

An item about Arthur Fleischmann's perspex sculptures.