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50 YEARS OF CINEMA OLD CLIPS

50 Years Of Cinema Old Clips (1890-1940)

Early film clips shown to celebrate 50 years of cinema.

TIME TO REMEMBER - TURN OF THE CENTURY  1896 - 1902  - record b - reel 1

Time To Remember - Turn Of The Century 1896 - 1902 - Record B - Reel 1 (1896-1989)

Scenes from...

CRICKET HIGHLIGHTS

Cricket Highlights (1899-1959)

Retrospective documentary tracing sixty years of British cricketing history.

THE PASSING YEARS

The Passing Years (1899-1950)

Documentary tracing the history of news reporting in the Pathe newsreel.

TENNIS

Tennis "Greats" (1900-1952)

Documentary tracing the sport of tennis from the 1910's to the early 1950's -...

FLASHBACKS Reel 4 reel 4 is old reels 7 & 8 combined

Flashbacks Reel 4 Reel 4 Is Old Reels 7 & 8 Combined (1915-1938)

Retrospective documentary tracing the...

THIS DAY - APRIL 29TH  NO 14

This Day - April 29th No 14 (1919-1951)

Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout...

PEACEFUL YEARS  reel 3

Peaceful Years Reel 3 (1919-1938)

A history of the "The Peaceful Years" from 1919 to 1938

PEACEFUL YEARS  reel 5

Peaceful Years Reel 5 (1919-1938)

A history of the "The Peaceful Years" from 1919 to 1938

FAIRGROUND SCENES AT MARGATE

Fairground Scenes At Margate (1920-1939)

Good shots of funfair rides from Margate. 1920s / 1930s.

MADAME SARAH BERNHARDT

Madame Sarah Bernhardt (1920-1939)

The Divine Sarah Bernhardt acts a scene from "Daniel" in her own...

SOMERSET MAUGHAM COMPILATION

Somerset Maugham Compilation (1920-1949)

Various footage of the author Somerset Maugham - he speaks of his...

 WHO, WHAT, WHERE

Who, What, Where (1920-1939)

Novelty item showing famous people and places.

JOE BECKETT

Joe Beckett (1920-1950)

Footage of the boxer Joe Beckett reading newspaper.

STUNTS reel 1 and 2

Stunts Reel 1 And 2 (1920-1939)

Cavalcade of car stunts featuring the Reg Kavanagh Crash Squad.

LAUGHTER AND LIFE

Laughter And Life (1920-1959)

Compilation of funny bits from lots of feature films linked by the lovely Sid...

HAMPSTEAD HEATH FAIRGROUND

Hampstead Heath Fairground (1920-1939)

Good footage of people having fun on rides at Hampstead Heath...

INDUSTRIAL NEWS SUPPLEMENT  SODA WATER FACTORY

Industrial News Supplement Soda Water Factory (1920-1939)

Good footage of Schweppes soda water...

MOTOR CANOE

Motor Canoe (1920-1939)

Lovely footage of three women spending a day on the river in their motor canoe.

WOMEN'S LEAGUE OF HEALTH AND BEAUTY

Women's League Of Health And Beauty (1920-1939)

Great footage - women of League of Health and Beauty in...

SPEED AND SAFETY

Speed And Safety (1920-1939)

Good footage of steam trains in operation in the 1920's.

THIS DAY - MARCH 18  NO 8

This Day - March 18 No 8 (1920-1949)

Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the...

MEN OF OUR TIME - FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT Reel 1 & 2

Men Of Our Time - Franklin D. Roosevelt Reel 1 & 2 (1920-1939)

Biopic of the American President - lots...

THIS DAY - APRIL 22 NO 13

This Day - April 22 No 13 (1921-1949)

Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the...

THIS DAY - FEBRUARY 25  NO 3

This Day - February 25 No 3 (1921-1954)

Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout...

THIS DAY - FEBRUARY 19  NO 2

This Day - February 19 No 2 (1922-1954)

Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout...

THIS DAY - MARCH 11  NO 7

This Day - March 11 No 7 (1922-1946)

Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the...

THIS DAY - APRIL 8  NO 11

This Day - April 8 No 11 (1922-1942)

Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the...

THIS DAY - APRIL 1  NO 10

This Day - April 1 No 10 (1925-1949)

Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the...

LAUGHTER AND LIFE

Laughter And Life (1928-1960)

Compilation of funny bits from lots of feature films linked by the lovely Sid...

HIGHLIGHT - THE SINGING CINEMA reel 1 & 2

Highlight - The Singing Cinema Reel 1 & 2 (1928-1935)

A documentary tracing the history of 35 years of...

HIGHLIGHT  - THE SINGING CINEMA reel 5 & 6

Highlight - The Singing Cinema Reel 5 & 6 (1928-1962)

A documentary tracing the history of 35 years of...

 VARIETY ACT - DANCER ON STAGE, EARLY 1930S

Variety Act - Dancer On Stage, Early 1930s (1930-1939)

Two dancers demonstrate an odd technique - tap...

PREACHER'S FAITH VS. SNAKEBITE aka CAROLINA PREACHER BITTEN BY RATTLESNAKE

Preacher's Faith Vs. Snakebite AKA Carolina Preacher Bitten By Rattlesnake (1930-1939)

A Carolina...

METIER FEMININ - MRS AMY MOLLISON PILOTE DE LIGNE ...  AMY MOLLISON IN FRANCE

Metier Feminin - Mrs Amy Mollison Pilote De Ligne ... Amy Mollison In France (1930-1939)

Amy...

THE LINDBERGH KIDNAPPING - REEL 1

The Lindbergh Kidnapping - Reel 1 (1930-1939)

Various material relating to the kidnapping of the Lindbergh...

SOVIET SPORTS PARADE aka CULTURAL PARADE IN RED SQUARE

Soviet Sports Parade AKA Cultural Parade In Red Square (1930-1939)

Massive parade in Red Square...

LES NUDISTES ET LE SOLEIL aka ANCIENT DANCE

Les Nudistes Et Le Soleil AKA Ancient Dance (1930-1939)

Scantily clad dancers perform ancient sun...

LE SUPPLICE DE LA DANSE aka NEW YORK BROOKLYN MARATHON DANCE

Le Supplice De La Danse AKA New York Brooklyn Marathon Dance (1930-1939)

People dance until they drop...

THE RITZ aka OPENING OF RITZ, EDGWARE

The Ritz AKA Opening Of Ritz, Edgware (1930-1939)

Scenes outside the opening of the new Ritz cinema in...

CINEMA ORGANIST

Cinema Organist (1930-1939)

Cinema organ is put through its paces - rising from the pit then returning.

HARLEM  aka HARLEM, NEW YORK  - Correct Speed version

Harlem AKA Harlem, New York - Correct Speed Version (1930-1939)

Great views of Harlem - plus Duke...

COMEDIAN

Comedian (1930-1939)

A comic sings a song called 'We've Got To Economise Now' about war debts - Leslie Weston.

DANCER

Dancer (1930-1939)

A dancer shows us a bit of tap and a bit of acrobatics.

TAP DANCER

Tap Dancer (1930-1939)

A woman tap dancer shows us an odd technique - tap dancing on point in ballet shows.

MIDGETS AND JUGGLER

Midgets And Juggler (1930-1939)

A troupe of midgets sing and do impressions, followed by a juggler - variety...

NORTH & SOUTH

North & South (1930-1939)

Good scenes of people enjoying a chilly day out at Blackpool.

TWELVE MILE COURSE

Twelve Mile Course (1930-1939)

Hill climb competition along long and winding course in hills of Colorado.

BUCKING BRONCHOS sic aka BUCKING BRONCOS

Bucking Bronchos Sic AKA Bucking Broncos (1930-1939)

Rodeo competition from indoor arena in Texas.

AEROBATICS

Aerobatics (1930-1939)

Acrobatic flying in a biplane at Floyd Bennet Field, New York.