British Instructional Films Ltd presents a Classroom Film.
Men at work using a Shaduf (or Shadoof) to lift water from the river up a slope. Water is poured from buckets into a ditch to aid irrigation.
Note: multiple prints and negs exist - check for best quality.
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.