Archive Picks – 5 to 18 December 2017

Here’s our regularly-updated selection of films that may be of use to news editors and journalists in covering important anniversaries, contextualising current events or illustrating trending topics.       Babylon Berlin   A German period drama television series set in 1920s Berlin, it follows the story of Gereon Rath.
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Archive Picks – 21 November to 4 December 2017

Here’s our regularly-updated selection of films that may be of use to news editors and journalists in covering important anniversaries, contextualising current events or illustrating trending topics.       Royal Collection   From Queen Victoria to Queen Elizabeth II this video illustrates the highlights of our British Monarchy collection.
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Archive Picks – 7 to 20 November 2017

Here’s our regularly-updated selection of films that may be of use to news editors and journalists in covering important anniversaries, contextualising current events or illustrating trending topics.       1968 Anniversaries   1968 was a turbulent year in history, with violent protests and assassinations of key figures such as
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Happy Halloween!

For Halloween, we’re celebrating monsters, UFOs, unexplained events and all sorts of scary stuff.     G – G – Ghost!!!   These three terrific newsreels from the 1950s and 1960s take you on ghost hunts at various places around Britain – a house in Brighton, a pub in Amersham,
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Archive Picks – 24 October to 7 November 2017

Here’s our regularly-updated selection of films that may be of use to news editors and journalists in covering important anniversaries, contextualising current events or illustrating trending topics.       2018 Sport and Culture Anniversaries   The next in our 2018 anniversaries video series, focusing on sport and culture. Featuring
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Archive Picks – 10 to 23 October 2017

Here’s our regularly-updated selection of films that may be of use to news editors and journalists in covering important anniversaries, contextualising current events or illustrating trending topics.       2018 Political Anniversaries   The next in our series of videos looking at the anniversaries of 2018, this time focussing
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2018 Anniversaries

As inspiration for filmmakers, we have created four showreels which chronicle the 2018 anniversaries for which the British Pathé archive is rich in material. Click the links for the individual films.     Link to Conflict content       Link to Politics content       Link to Sports
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Archive Picks – 26 September to 9 October 2017

Here’s our regularly-updated selection of films that may be of use to news editors and journalists in covering important anniversaries, contextualising current events or illustrating trending topics.       2018 Conflict Anniversaries   Our first in a series of anniversary videos. This video takes a look at upcoming conflict
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Archive Picks – 12 to 25 September 2017

Here’s our regularly-updated selection of films that may be of use to news editors and journalists in covering important anniversaries, contextualising current events or illustrating trending topics.       Hurricane Irma   Has caused devastation in America. The following newsreel shows a hurricane lashing the Florida coast in 1949.
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Archive Picks – 28 August to 11 September 2017

Here’s our regularly-updated selection of films that may be of use to news editors and journalists in covering important anniversaries, contextualising current events or illustrating trending topics.       Texas Floods   The flooding caused by the tropical storm Harvey has caused devastation in Texas. These archive films show
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