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    Full title reads: "Cinema Interviews No. 2. Little Irene Price".

    Location of events unknown (probably somewhere in UK).

    A profile of budding child star, Irene Price. Already known from performances on radio with Gracie Fields, Irene impersonates Shirley Temple in front of her class at school.

    Various shots of Irene performing on stage at front of class room, she is accompanied by her teacher on piano. Irene sings and dances a Shirley Temple number, probably titled 'In Port Again'. She performs with great gusto and enthusiasm (if a little precocious). He classmates, watching from benches, join in and sing one of the verses.

    C/U of Irene and her teacher standing in main door of school. The teacher shakes Irene's hand and kisses her cheek. M/S of Irene being carried through playground on the shoulders of her cheering classmates.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:58:00 / 01:37:38:00
    PT 366
    Sort Number:
    PT 366
  • Appears in...

    Turns 1937 Turns - 1937 B Music Hall
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Location of events unknown (probably somewhere in UK)." - in 1937, the year of this clip, the Price family was living on Gorringe Park Avenue in Mitcham, Surrey, so presumably the material was filmed at a school near that location.

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