This episode in the series is about camera tricks.
"Camera tricks are by no means as new as many of us think. In 1905 a little film called "The Fantastic Diver" amused our Parents." Film of a fully clothed man diving into a canal. Through film reversal we see him come out of the canal backwards...
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for stories in CP 434.
Some of the finalists in Pathe's search for a British Screen Beauty.
Classic early film, "New Blacksmith Shop", by Thomas Edison.
President of MPPDA Eric Johnson makes speech about British film industry. London.
Film processing creates odd sounds. Good quality throughout.
Clips from feature films showing Native Americans (Red Indians) attacking wagon convoys.
Omar Sharif talking into camera - no sound.
Shot of First World War flying ace William Avery Bishop.