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    Brighton, Sussex.

    Title: "THE CINEMA'S PARLIAMENT. Annual Summer Conference of the Cinematograph Exhibitors' Association".

    Exterior. Various shots of a group of a hundred or so men and women posing for a photograph in front of the Brighton Pavilion, other movie cameramen are also there. Panning M/S along the four rows of men and women - they laugh and seem in good spirits. M/S of the group with the photographer in the foreground. C/U of three middle-aged men chuckling.

    Interior. L/S of a large dining hall, men and women in evening wear sit along several long tables. Various shots of the tables and diners. Panning M/S of a row of stately looking gentlemen and ladies standing up behind a table.

    Exterior. Various shots of the men and women previously seen being photographed milling about outside the Brighton Pavilion. Iris out from black to M/S of group of men in tuxedos dining. More L/Ss of the dining hall; waiters scurry between tables. C/U of two middle aged men and a woman at one of the tables. C/U of a group of men and women eating, one women leans on the back off her chair to talk to someone off camera.

    Various shots of couples dancing around a ballroom, they appear to be doing the waltz, some of the couples dance in a more wiggly, modern way. More shots of the dining hall. Iris out from black to panning C/U along a row of men and women. C/U of three men in tuxedos, the man in the centre has a distinctive black moustache.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:33:00 / 01:49:30:00
    G 1303
    Sort Number:
    G 1303
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    Lifestyle & Culture
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