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OLD FOLKS HOMES

Old Folks Homes (1947)

Investigations into the conditions of institutions for old people - old people's...

OLDER WORKERS ARE STILL WANTED IN THEIR JOBS - TRAILER

Older Workers Are Still Wanted In Their Jobs - Trailer (1948)

Ministry of Information film urging...

SEA BREAKING ON BREAKWATER aka SEA BREAKING OM BREAKWATER

Sea Breaking On Breakwater AKA Sea Breaking Om Breakwater (1930-1939)

Shots of an elderly fisherman...

OLD FOLKS HOMES

Old Folks Homes (1947)

Investigations into the conditions of institutions for old people - old people's...

OLD FOLKS HOMES

Old Folks Homes (1947)

Investigations into the conditions of institutions for old people - old people's...

 PEOPLE'S STADIUM

People's Stadium (1959)

People's Stadium under construction in Budapest.

OLD FOLKS ENTERTAINED

Old Folks Entertained (1972)

Two elderly singers entertain audience with a sparkling duet.

NURSING

Nursing (1972)

Nurses look after elderly people in a hospital ward.

NURSING

Nursing (1970-1975)

Footage of nurses attending to elderly people in nursing home.

NURSING

Nursing (1970-1979)

Nurses feed old people in the old people's home.

ASIAN DOCTOR ENGLAND

Asian Doctor England (1974)

Asian Doctor and receptionist with patients.

 FRENCH MEETING

French Meeting (1930-1939)

Various dark shots of diplomatic meeting - very poor film.

UNKNOWN PERSONALITY

Unknown Personality (1910-1919)

Unidentified man standing by window.

GOLD MINING METHODS

Gold Mining Methods (1960)

South African mining process. Good quality.

THE FAT MEN'S CLUB ANNUAL OUTING

The Fat Men's Club Annual Outing (1924)

Large boned residents of Paris ride around the city on a...

 OLDER WORKERS - TRAILER

Older Workers - Trailer (1948)

A short trailer film urging skilled workers to postpone their...

OLD PEOPLE

Old People (1970)

Footage of elderly people at Post Office in Worthing.

OLD PEOPLE

Old People (1970)

Park life for elderly ladies. Picture is not good likely because of faulty VHS copy

OLD PEOPLE

Old People (1970)

Dance hall where old folk go through various steps. Excellent quality

OUT OF WORK AFRICANS

Out Of Work Africans (1971)

Unemployed African youngsters huddle outside factories in hope of...

ACUPUNCTURE

Acupuncture (1970-1975)

Report on the success of acupuncture.

SMALL HOUSE PARTY

Small House Party (1916-1922)

Unidentified group of fashionable people sitting on porch of house.

PAGEANT

Pageant (1928)

A pageant takes place in Germany.

AIR-MINDED ABORIGINALS

Air-Minded Aboriginals (1933)

Aboriginals do a traditional dance in a North Queensland village.

PARADE OF TWINS IN VIENNA

Parade Of Twins In Vienna (1937)

Identical twins of all ages in Austria.

THE KING'S MAUNDY GIFTS

The King's Maundy Gifts (1927)

The King's High Almoner hands out the Maundy gifts to 62 old folk.

EVE'S FASHION NOTES - PERHAPS

Eve's Fashion Notes - Perhaps (1932)

Short shot of a black woman cleaning her teeth with a piece of...

KINGSTON MRS HAYES 100TH

Kingston Mrs Hayes 100th (1922)

Mrs Hayes rides on motorcycle as a present for her 100th birthday,...

TOO OLD AT 85

Too Old At 85 (1938)

85 year old Mr Dale does stretching exercises in his living room to keep himself...

ROYAL MAUNDY GIFTS

Royal Maundy Gifts (1925)

60 elderly men and women receive £4.15 in Maundy money from Lord High...

CYCLE VETERANS CELEBRATE.

Cycle Veterans Celebrate. (1940)

Elderly cyclists riding elderly bikes meet for Birthday celebrations.

NEW COMFORTS FOR OLD FOLKS

New Comforts For Old Folks (1951)

Brighton provides real homes for its elderly people.

POLYNESIAN RHYTHM

Polynesian Rhythm (1940)

Polynesian men sing and dance to traditional music on the riverbank.

BLACK DANCERS aka BALLET A LA BANTU

Black Dancers AKA Ballet A La Bantu (1941)

Men from Natal perform a tribal dance whilst women watch....

CHRISTMAS ROUNDUP - OLD FOLK'S PARTY

Christmas Roundup - Old Folk's Party (1955)

Southend organises Christmas dinner to the borough's old...

ITALIAN OLD LADIES

Italian Old Ladies (1956)

Three old ladies who've made the century in Britain, Italy and Germany.

38 TRAPPED IN MONTREAL FIRE

38 Trapped In Montreal Fire (1951)

38 people die in fire. Montreal, Canada.

WHAT HAPPENED TO GROCK?

What Happened To Grock? (1951)

Private life of the greatest clown of his time, now in retirement.

BOWS AND ARROW aka BOWS AND ARROWS BEING MADE BY SOUTH AFRICANS

Bows And Arrow AKA Bows And Arrows Being Made By South Africans (1930)

Two South African...

SUPPLY & DEMAND TRAILER

Supply & Demand Trailer (1947)

Short trailer film encouraging people to rejoin the workforce to end...

 CZECHS: SOKOL

Czechs: Sokol (1948)

Mass physical training display at Masaryk Stadium, Prague.

THE MAGIC SAC

The Magic Sac

Early French comedy and trick photography film - a man uses a magic sack.

JAPS REPATRIATED

Japs Repatriated (1945)

Japanese civilians board ship to be repatriated. China.

OLD PEOPLE DEMONSTRATION IN FRANCE

Old People Demonstration In France (1947)

Old people stage demonstration in France.

96 YEAR OLD MAN'S AEROBICS

96 Year Old Man's Aerobics (1948)

96 year old Ernie Dunn shows his skills as a contortionist....

ROAD SWEEPER AT WORK

Road Sweeper At Work (1949)

New brooms for road sweepers in Peckam, London.

BOWLING MATCH FOR WINE ITALY

Bowling Match For Wine Italy (1948)

Geriatric bowling competition, the bowlers receive Chianti wine.

NEGRO FIGHTER PILOTS

Negro Fighter Pilots (1940-1949)

Black Americans train to be fighter pilots in Michigan.

YOUNG CHILDREN IMPERSONATE OLD AGE PENSIONERS

Young Children Impersonate Old Age Pensioners (1955)

Young schoolboys acting as adults, reading...

DIAMOND MINE IN SIERRA LEONE

Diamond Mine In Sierra Leone (1961)

Diamond diggers at work in Siera Leone - colour.