Film Fanfare no 8 - part 1 of 2.
Filmed in studio location.
Presenter Paul Carpenter speaks to camera and introduces first act.
Various shots Diana Decker singing "I'm in Favour of Friendship" with Studio Orchestra (a jolly, perky song).
Actor Sir Ralph Richardson...
Jean Dupuy sets the new water speed record.
Aviator Jean Batten flies in and is given warm reception. Location unknown, soundtrack missing.
A woman performs stunts on top of an aeroplane (possibly Jean Batten) location unknown.
Various fashions are modelled - inspired by the glamour of the near East.
Billiards expert Jean Bruno demonstrates his repertoire of trick shots.
Jean Zay sets off to open a new climbers' refuge on Mont Blanc but has to turn back because of the weather. France.
Jean Sneyer trains for his European Featherweight Championship fight with Sammy McCarthy.
Churchill speech in Moscow. Soundtrack item only.