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LIFE HISTORIES IN LITTLE

Life Histories In Little (1937)

Time-lapse photography - the technology used and great shots of plants...

CINEVIEWS IN BRIEF NO. 63

Cineviews In Brief No. 63 (1938)

Stories in this item include a botanists examining wheat and the...

USA LIFTS ARMS EMBARGO

USA Lifts Arms Embargo (1939)

Good footage of the latest American military technology being...

AET TECHNICIANS IN PRAGUE

Aet Technicians In Prague (1940)

George Elvin, Frank Fuller and unidentified man in Prague.

ELECTRIC CAR IN 1940

Electric Car In 1940 (1940)

Footage of new electric car demonstrated.

THE ATOMIC AGE

The Atomic Age (1946)

Documentary warning of the "menacing shadow" of the atomic bomb.

PHOTO-TELEGRAPHY

Photo-Telegraphy (1948)

Item showing how photographs are sent around the world via photo-telegraphy...

'PEACE MAY YET BE PRESERVED' - CHURCHILL

'peace May Yet Be Preserved' - Churchill (1949)

Winston Churchill speaks on the deterrent value of...

MONTGOMERY AT ENGLISH SPEAKING UNION ANNUAL DINNER

Montgomery At English Speaking Union Annual Dinner (1949)

Field Marshal Montgomery speaks at...

GENERAL JUIN VISITS BOVINGTON

General Juin Visits Bovington (1952)

General Juin visits the RAF Centre at Bovington

U.S. MARINES'

U.S. Marines' "Mighty Mite" AKA Us Marines 'mighty Might' (1953)

Americans show off their...

Selected Originals - U.S. MARINES'

Selected Originals - U.S. Marines' "Mighty Mite" AKA Us Marines 'mighty Might' -... (1953)

Material...

GUILTY CHIMNEYS - reels 1 & 2 continued and reel 3

Guilty Chimneys - Reels 1 & 2 Continued And Reel 3 (1954)

Excellent documentary showing the...

SPEEDPACK aka CAR BY AIR

Speedpack AKA Car By Air (1955)

Lovely red MG flies to Germany in an aeroplane capsule referred to as...

TROUT FARM

Trout Farm (1955)

Story of a trout farm or how to safely keep, breed and transport trout around the...

SOUTHEND ILLUMINATIONS

Southend Illuminations (1955)

Las Vegas of the English Riviera - illuminated pier of Southend on Sea...

ATOM RACER

Atom Racer (1955)

Portrait of the world's smallest racing car - 'Atom Racer'

WONDER DRUG

Wonder Drug (1955)

Pfizer plant produces new antibiotic terramycin for medicinal use and "for fattening...

GIANT DRAGLINE aka GIANT DRAG LINE

Giant Dragline AKA Giant Drag Line (1955)

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

PROPELLER CAR

Propeller Car (1955)

Portrait of the first ever propeller driven car invented by a confectioner from...

QUEEN AND DUKE VISIT BIRMINGHAM aka QUEEN + DUKE IN BIRMINGHAM

Queen And Duke Visit Birmingham AKA Queen + Duke In Birmingham (1955)

Various shots of Queen...

CONSERVATIVE PARTY CONFERENCE 1955 - REEL 1 aka CONSERVATIVE PARTY CONF. 1

Conservative Party Conference 1955 - Reel 1 AKA Conservative Party Conf. 1 (1955)

Various...

AMPHIBIOUS CARAVAN

Amphibious Caravan (1955)

Amphibious caravan for dream holiday - a week in the countryside and a week at...

OBSERVATION PLATFORM

Observation Platform (1956)

People gather every morning to watch a building site - one of the most...

POSTAL AUTOMATION

Postal Automation (1956)

New inventions of the Post Office Research Department: letter sorting machine...

BOY'S TRACTION ENGINE

Boy's Traction Engine (1956)

11 years old boy treats friends with a ride on his genuine Burell traction...

ROAD RESEARCH

Road Research (1957)

Road safety research conducted by using some quirky looking constructions and some...

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...

HAIR RESEARCH

Hair Research (1957)

Get a free haircut as a guinea-pig in a shampoo research centre.

TRAINS OLD AND NEW

Trains Old And New (1957)

Old locomotives being destroyed and new locomotives being made - all in one...

RAILWAY EXHIBITION

Railway Exhibition (1957)

An exhibition showing plans for the modernisation of trains.

ROBOT SCULPTOR

Robot Sculptor (1957)

Item about a man who creates statues via a robot which traces photographs and...

FARM AUTOMATION

Farm Automation (1957)

An item showing the automatic harvesting and shelling of peas for quick freezing.

WORKING MODELS

Working Models (1957)

A story about a man who combines art and mechanics to create animated models which...

DUKES VISIT TO MANCHESTER

Dukes Visit To Manchester (1957)

The Duke of Edinburgh visits Manchester.

7TH EXHIBITION OF TECHNOLOGY

7th Exhibition Of Technology (1957)

Agricultural and industrial machinery and vintage aircraft at...

FIREFLY RACING DINGHY

Firefly Racing Dinghy (1958)

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

TRANSISTORS

Transistors (1958)

Film reminds us that transistor revolution of the 50's was as big as the microchip...

PIG RESEARCH aka PIGGERY

Pig Research AKA Piggery (1958)

A look round a pig research centre where the pigs are scientifically...

FIBREGLASS BOATS

Fibreglass Boats (1958)

An informative look at the building and use of fibreglass boats.

JUKE BOX STORY

Juke Box Story (1958)

An informative look at the increasingly respectable juke box and its complex...

TESTING DOMESTIC APPLIANCES aka ELECTRIC GADGETS

Testing Domestic Appliances AKA Electric Gadgets (1958)

A look at the ways in which domestic...

CAR TRANSFORMATION aka REBUILT CARS

Car Transformation AKA Rebuilt Cars (1958)

A ingenious and cheap way of transforming old bangers into...

LIGHTHOUSE STORY

Lighthouse Story (1958)

A look at the technology behind a modern lighthouse.

TAILOR MADE/ RECORD BREAKING CAR

Tailor Made/ Record Breaking Car (1958)

An exciting account of the preparations, both here and in the...

MODERN SCALES

Modern Scales (1958)

Scales are not just for cooking but are also scientific tools as this item about...

POWER SLAVE aka SLAVE AUTOMATION or RADIO ACTIVE POWER MANIPULATOR or ROBOT HAND...

Power Slave AKA Slave Automation Or Radio Active Power Manipulator Or Robot Hand... (1958)

In...

ELECTRIC PORTABLE TYPEWRITER aka WORLD'S FIRST ELECTRIC PORTABLE TYPEWRITER aka...

Electric Portable Typewriter AKA World's First Electric Portable Typewriter Aka... (1958)

A...

ROBOTS SMOOTH OFFICE WORRIES

Robots Smooth Office Worries (1958)

Automatic typewriters and letter sorting machines - the cutting...