Istanbul, Turkey; Athens, Greece; Pompeii, Italy.
VS passengers looking towards the shore from boat. GV various flags flying from mast. LS small Mediterranean harbour with passengers in foreground. GV boats in the harbour, taken from quay. GV tourists in street. CU minaret. VS harbour at Istanbul....
Fabulous look at life on board a cruise liner - great colour footage. c. 1953
Documentary tracing an extraordinary road trip between Leeds and India in 1924.
Trouble in Turkey following withdrawal of Allied Forces, including shots of Kemal Ataturk.
Shots of Turkish tradesmen and merchants + panoramic views of Turkish cities.
A magic carpet ride through the cities and beautiful scenery of Turkey.
Troops on the move, fire in Armenian sector and refugees in Constantinople (Istanbul).
French film about Turkey - includes some lovely shots of Byzantine architecture and mosques.
A travelogue around Athens, Piraeus and Vouliagmini.
Reconstruction in Europe after bomb damage of the Second World War is documented.
The sights of Istanbul are seen from the air and the sea in this travelogue.
Mustapha Kemal arrives by boat and is welcomed at Constantinople.
Nice colour footage of a cruise round the eastern Mediterranean.
Footage of Italy, Greece and Jerusalem.
Documentary film about 1938 - people become aware of the growing threat of war.
Events of 1914 - World War One begins and the recruits go off to fight.
Duke and Duchess of Gloucester visit the sites of Ancient Greece.
British troops come ashore with equipment somewhere in Southern Europe.
Montage of shots relating to the Atlantic Alliance.
Views of Istanbul from a ship on the water.
British forces arrive in Athens to joy of locals. Greece.
Item showing Constantinople (Istanbul) as seen from the approach by boat. Turkey.
Shots of delegates in conference as Council of Europe meets in Rome, Italy.
Italian Prime Minister Alcide de Gasperi visits Greece.
Shots of devastation after earthquake in Greece.