• Short Summary

    Early film clips shown to celebrate 50 years of cinema.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Item title reads - News of the Day presents...

    50 years of cinema.

    M/S early film of three ladies gathered together. M/S man speaking briefly about early cameras. M/S Thomas Edison stood with Henry Ford who is re-enacting filming 'A Man Sneezing'. The man featured in it is interviewed saying he was the first film star. Various shots film of people walking in front of Buckingham palace in Edwardian times. Various shots of early films. M/S Princess Alexandra and King Edward VII getting into carriage. M/S female American commentator talking about the 1890s Easter Parade being shown. M/S ladies walking in to work at factory and clocking in. Various shots early cars, trains and trams. M/S soldiers watching in 1940s.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1971.09
    Media URN:
    61845
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:38:00 / 01:39:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 881 B

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