Highlight - The Singing Cinema Reel 1 &… 1928-1935

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Made in 1964.

Compilation of lots of extracts - check copyright especially for feature films.

Reel 1
High angle shot of a dance floor. A man and a woman dance down long curved staircases. "Elstree Presents the Shimmy Queen Gilda Gray" announces the narrator. The camera moves closer...

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Cataloguer:
Jenny
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
80027
Sort Number:
DOCS
Time in/Out:
01:00:08:00 / 01:19:09:00
Canister:
DOCS
Film ID:
2705.01
Issue Date:
1928 - 1935

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