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WILL HYDE PARK EVER BE LIKE THIS?

Will Hyde Park Ever Be Like This? (1929)

Sun worshipers in France - games are played, dancing in a...

LONELY

Lonely (1929)

Anthropological film about Eskimos - kayaking, wood carving, lighting a pipe etc.

CURACAO - A CAMERA VISIT TO LITTLE HOLLAND IN THE LAZY CARIBBEAN

Curacao - A Camera Visit To Little Holland In The Lazy Caribbean (1929)

Travelogue exploring...

THE GIANT

The Giant (1929)

Large lorry has two drivers - one drives the trailer and they communicate by a telephone...

FOG - THE SEAMEN'S WORST ENEMY

Fog - The Seamen's Worst Enemy (1929)

Greek steamer "Archangelos" runs straight into rocks at...

MANCHESTER WEATHER LIVES UP TO IT'S REPUTATION

Manchester Weather Lives Up To It's Reputation (1929)

The Prince of Wales arrives in rainy...

THE FLIGHT THAT FAILED

The Flight That Failed (1929)

The R-101's take-off is delayed due to bad weather, Cardington,...

90 MILE AN HOUR

90 Mile An Hour (1929)

Gale force winds cause havoc in Michigan in the United States of America.

HARD WINTER COMING

Hard Winter Coming (1929)

Snow scenes in the highlands of Europe.

WOMEN WILL SEE WEDDINGS

Women Will See Weddings (1929)

Large crowds turn out to see weeding of Lady Anne Cavendish and Mr H...

SEA! SEA! THOU MIGHTY MONSTER

Sea! Sea! Thou Mighty Monster (1929)

Gales create huge waves which batter the coastline of Britain...

SEA! SEA! THOU MIGHTY MONSTER aka HAVOC OF THE GREAT GALE

Sea! Sea! Thou Mighty Monster AKA Havoc Of The Great Gale (1929)

The treacherously rough seas...

THE THAMES IN FULL FLOOD

The Thames In Full Flood (1929)

The river Thames bursts its banks flooding the streets of Maidenhead in...

FACES

Faces (1929)

Various faces are contrasted including American Indians, an Arabian Sheik and a Chinese man.

ARCTIC BRITAIN

Arctic Britain (1929)

The Thames freezes over and boats come back frozen during arctic conditions in...

CORPUS CHRISTI

Corpus Christi (1930)

A Church parade in Ireland is spoilt by heavy rain.

CLOUDBURST IN YORKSHIRE

Cloudburst In Yorkshire (1930)

The flooded River Esk washed away a bridge nears Sleights in Yorkshire.

SUN BATHING FOR THE RISING GENERATION!

Sun Bathing For The Rising Generation! (1930)

Young children play in the sun in a special enclosure...

OLD ENGLISH FAIR

Old English Fair (1930)

People parade in old-fashioned costumes and show us folk dancing - all in the...

"Phew!" (1930)

Lots of young people enjoy the chance of a swim at the Lido in Hyde Park.

CLOUDBURST IN GERMANY!

Cloudburst In Germany! (1930)

Heavy rain in Bavaria blocks roads and causes chaos.

FLOODED OUT!

Flooded Out! (1930)

The Braemar Gathering is marred by heavy rain - it doesn't stop the caber tossing.

WINTER'S BEAUTIFUL BUT ... ICY MANTLE

Winter's Beautiful But ... Icy Mantle (1930)

Wintery scenes in Northumberland and flooding scenes in...

LIGHT - TODAY & YESTERDAY

Light - Today & Yesterday (1930)

Modern architecture which makes use of available light contrasted with...

THE GENTLE ART OF FISHING - IN THE ARCTIC!

The Gentle Art Of Fishing - In The Arctic! (1930)

Salmon fishing in Labrador - holes are dug in the...

THE CITY MOVES!  - A CONTINENTAL SIDELIGHT

The City Moves! - A Continental Sidelight (1930)

Holidaymakers leave Berlin for their summer break...

WINTER HARVEST

Winter Harvest (1930)

Gathering salt from large salt flats.

THE SEAL HUNTERS

The Seal Hunters (1930)

Men walking across snowy landscape to kill seals - dynamite used to free their...

ENDURANCE

Endurance (1930)

Endurance dance in America, women rock climbers and girls in swimsuits dancing in the...

SNOW TIME FOR EVE IN JAPAN

Snow Time For Eve In Japan (1930)

Snow scenes in Japan - people carry parasols and umbrellas to keep...

BOTTLED SUNSHINE

Bottled Sunshine (1930)

Interesting film about a solarium - lots of fun including dancing a Charleston...

THE ORANGE HARVEST

The Orange Harvest (1930)

Young children pick oranges in Spain.

HERE COMES THE BRIDE

Here Comes The Bride (1930)

A wedding in Africa is compared to one in Mayfair.

BERLIN'S HEAT DODGERS

Berlin's Heat Dodgers (1930)

Good shots of German holidaymakers in Berlin.

THE ARTIST

The Artist (1930)

The artist Gustave Brisgand is seen at work - he draws ballerinas.

THE LAD AND THE LASS

The Lad And The Lass (1930)

Silly film about a romance between two dogs - quite cute.

THE OPTIMISTS

The Optimists (1930)

Women fishers hope for a good catch as they stand patiently on the pier at Deal.

PUSSY'S GLASSES

Pussy's Glasses (1930)

Funny story about short sighted cats being given glasses.

SKATING LEGS

Skating Legs (1930)

Ice skating at an outdoor rink - some night shots.

THAT ENERGETIC FEELING

That Energetic Feeling (1930)

Women cross country runners are compared to their sister Eves in Africa. ...

ROWING EVES

Rowing Eves (1930-1931)

Various shots of girl rowing teams in competition on the Thames.

THE ICE SPEED KINGS

The Ice Speed Kings (1930)

Snowy scenes - ice skating and dancing, skaters with sails (like windsurfing...

NOVELTY CARS

Novelty Cars (1930)

Various weird and wonderful cars are presented to the camera.

BRITAIN

Britain "Gale" Swept (1930)

Footage of the devastation caused by gale force winds.

HEARD THREE MILES AWAY

Heard Three Miles Away (1930)

Much damage is done but no lives are lost when steamer "Torchbearer"...

FACE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN IN ROCK

Face Of Abraham Lincoln In Rock (1930)

The face of the great American President allegedly carved into...

SEAMAN'S CHURCH

Seaman's Church (1930)

Great footage of an evangelical preacher who gives his sermon from a ship's mast.

WOMEN'S LEAGUE OF HEALTH AND BEAUTY

Women's League Of Health And Beauty (1930)

Women perform their synchronised exercises in the open...

HAPPY AND HOMELY! aka THE BRAEMAR GATHERING - IN THE HEART OF THE HIGHLANDS and...

Happy And Homely! AKA The Braemar Gathering - In The Heart Of The Highlands And... (1930-1939)

Dupe...

PRE-WAR GERMANY

Pre-War Germany (1930)

UFA documentary from 1930s showing rural idyll and picturesque Medieval towns in...