docs

German Atrocities

German Atrocities (1945)

Germany's crimes are no longer a secret.

And The World Listened

And The World Listened (1964)

Liverpool landmarks and sights including Music Venues and performances. Beatle links.

Ambush Reel 1

Ambush Reel 1 (1964)

Documentary showing jungle warfare - possibly in Malaysia although location not specified.

5 Steps  AKA Five Steps  - Roll 1

5 Steps AKA Five Steps - Roll 1 (1960)

Great film about the training of officer cadets in the Royal Navy.

World Of Brilliance

World Of Brilliance (1956)

Glorious 50s Lurex evening gowns are modelled at glamorous fashion show - fabulous footage!

Village Children Of South China

Village Children Of South China (1951)

Educational film showing life in a village in South China.

The Wealth Of The World - Oil - Reel 1

The Wealth Of The World - Oil - Reel 1 (1950)

Documentary looking at the history of the oil industry.

The Way Of A Ship Reel 1

The Way Of A Ship Reel 1 (1953)

Fabulous look at life on board a cruise liner - great colour footage. c. 1953

The Making Of Wedgwood Reel 1

The Making Of Wedgwood Reel 1 (1958)

Good footage of people creating the famous Wedgwood pottery at the Barlaston factories.

The Dam Busters Premier And Re-Union

The Dam Busters Premier And Re-Union (1955)

Two items covering the premier of the film "The Dam Busters" attended by Princess Margaret.

Rhythm Of A City  - Reel 1

Rhythm Of A City - Reel 1 (1950)

Lovely artistic documentary portraying life in Stockholm, Sweden.

Paris - City Of Fashion

Paris - City Of Fashion (1950)

Wonderful fashion documentary with very cheesy commentary and gorgeous frocks.

Old English Customs Record C

Old English Customs Record C (1950)

A documentary about British traditions - street football, marbles, skittles, pancake races, etc.

Oil For The Twentieth Century Reels 1 & 2

Oil For The Twentieth Century Reels 1 & 2 (1951)

Documentary detailing 50 years of British involvement in the oil industry of Iran.

Bmc Presents Wizardry On Wheels Reel 2

Bmc Presents Wizardry On Wheels Reel 2 (1961)

Great documentary showing the design and testing of the greatest of all cars - the Mini Minor!

Britain By Jove - Programme 2 - Part 3

Britain By Jove - Programme 2 - Part 3 (1960)

Travelogue with dummy Lord Charles and Ray Alan covers N. Ireland and the Lake District.

The British Motor Car  AKA William Morris

The British Motor Car AKA William Morris (1913)

Documentary about the growth of the Morris motor company

War Neuroses Version A Reel 2

War Neuroses Version A Reel 2 (1917)

Amazing footage of men experiencing treatment for shell shock.

The Nile

The Nile (1919)

An early travelogue showing boats and life by the Nile and famous historical sites.

R.A.F.A. Reunion  Record A

R.A.F.A. Reunion Record A (1910)

Documentary about the RAF mostly featuring Second World War material.

War And Society - Part 3 - Protest For Peace

War And Society - Part 3 - Protest For Peace (1960)

Series for schools about war - this episode covers protests against nuclear warfare and Vietnam war.

River Of Gold - Tobacco

River Of Gold - Tobacco (1969)

Promotional film for Carreras showing the growing, selling, and preparation of Tobacco in America,and the high tech. production of the finished product at the factory in Basildon, Essex.

Queen In Katmandu

Queen In Katmandu (1961)

Queen and Prince Philip visit Katmandu - 1961.

Princess Tours Japan

Princess Tours Japan (1961)

Princess Alexandra takes part in tea ceremony by Geishas and visits Pearl Island. Japan.

Our Daily Bread - Reel 1

Our Daily Bread - Reel 1 (1962)

Film showing how Sunblest make bread at factories / bakeries.

Our Crime?

Our Crime? (1965)

Delightful documentary showing how "Carelessness Causes Crime".

Magnificent Adventure

Magnificent Adventure (1961)

Travelogue visiting East Africa - Zanzibar, Dar es Salaam and Tanganyika.

It's Just Our Job

It's Just Our Job (1963)

Documentary showing the day to day work of the police. c. 1963

Drums For A Queen - Record C - Reel 2

Drums For A Queen - Record C - Reel 2 (1961)

Documentary film covering the Queen's visit to Ghana and West Africa.

Nylon Fair 1958

Nylon Fair 1958 (1958)

Fabulous frocks, negligees, stockings, anoraks, nightwear etc. all made of Nylon!

King George V1 Funeral

King George V1 Funeral (1952)

Out takes of Funeral of George V1 in Colour and Black and White.

Candid Camera Visits ABC Preston

Candid Camera Visits ABC Preston (1958)

Fascinating film featuring Richard Todd - talking up the cinema industry. 1958 or 1959

Bmc Ladies First

Bmc Ladies First (1956)

Documentary about the International Alpine Car Rally of 1956 focusing on women drivers.

Banana Calypso Reel 1

Banana Calypso Reel 1 (1957)

The process of growing and harvesting bananas in Jamaica

Astra Gazette 19

Astra Gazette 19 (1953)

Air Force Astra Gazette issue number 19 - collection of stories destined for R.A.F. viewers.

All In A Day Reel 1

All In A Day Reel 1 (1950)

Great film about lorry drivers who work through the night.

Ageless Iraq Reel 1

Ageless Iraq Reel 1 (1950)

Documentary about life in Iraq - political history, religion, traditions, industry etc.

Against The Clock

Against The Clock (1955)

British Motor Corporation cars undergo trials in France.

Across Canada With Princess Elizabeth Reel 1

Across Canada With Princess Elizabeth Reel 1 (1951)

Documentary which covers the Royal Tour of Canada in 1951.

A Star Is Born Premiere

A Star Is Born Premiere (1955)

Lots of glamorous stars attend the premiere of the new Judy Garland & James Mason film.

Austin Festival Review

Austin Festival Review (1951)

Documentary about the history of Austin cars.

B.M.C.

B.M.C. "Quality" - Reel 2 (1950)

Great Documentary about standards of Quality in BMC cars - good for science shots and for cars

Morris 1000 In London - Version 1 AKA New Version

Morris 1000 In London - Version 1 AKA New Version (1957)

Promotional film for Morris 1000 cars - a little tour around London landmarks in a cute blue Morris!

Lyons

Lyons (1950)

A South Pole expedition - wildlife, building igloos, ship breaking through ice etc.

Churchill The Man - Commonwealth Version - Reel 1

Churchill The Man - Commonwealth Version - Reel 1 (1950)

Biopic tracing the life of Prime Minister Winston Churchill.

Congo Harvest - Wealth Of The World

Congo Harvest - Wealth Of The World (1950)

Documentary about the influence of the white man on the trade of the Congo.

Introducing Ourselves Part 1 [ History Of Pathe ]

Introducing Ourselves Part 1 [ History Of Pathe ] (1956)

Promotional film showing the suitability of British Pathe to make TV commercials.

In The Rover Tradition  Reel One

In The Rover Tradition Reel One (1950)

A history of the Rover manufacturing Company.

I Went Back

I Went Back (1950)

Reconstruction in Europe after bomb damage of the Second World War is documented.

I Am A Car Version 1

I Am A Car Version 1 (1954)

Lovely documentary about Austin Cambridge cars - great commentary as if spoken by the car itself.

Hometown - Leamington Spa

Hometown - Leamington Spa (1959)

A brief view of the local buildings and important sights

Holiday With Everything -  Reel 1

Holiday With Everything - Reel 1 (1959)

Family of four takes a cruise to the Mediterranean on the SS Arcadia. c. 1959

Holiday With Everything

Holiday With Everything (1959)

The benefits of embarking on a holiday cruise. Continued

Guilty Chimneys - Reels 1 & 2 Continued And Reel 3

Guilty Chimneys - Reels 1 & 2 Continued And Reel 3 (1954)

Excellent documentary showing the environmental effects of air pollution.

Festival Of Britain - Short Version

Festival Of Britain - Short Version (1951)

Documentary showing the opening of the Festival of Britain.

Eventful Britain Reel 1 -  Reel 1 Used To Be Reel 1 & 2

Eventful Britain Reel 1 - Reel 1 Used To Be Reel 1 & 2 (1957)

A film to advertise Britain's cultural and sporting events - Shakespeare, Wimbledon, Cowes etc. c 1957

Elizabeth Is Queen

Elizabeth Is Queen (1953)

Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey Interior

Country Of The Golden Fruit Reel 1

Country Of The Golden Fruit Reel 1 (1956)

Documentary about Israel focusing on its fruit production.

Coronation 1953

Coronation 1953 (1953)

The Coronation of Elizabeth II inside Westminster Abbey. A mixture of Colour and B & W

Funeral George VI

Funeral George VI (1952)

Faded colour shots surrounding the Funeral of King George VI.