• Short Summary

    Lord Gorell talks about the future for mankind after recent inventions.

  • Description

    Note: The location of the events in this film is unknown.

    Full titles read: "A CAMERA INTERVIEW WITH LORD GORELL, C.B.E. - President of the Royal Society of Education. Lord Gorell, who has for many years been actively associated with every sphere of education discourses on man's inventive genius and it's possibilities."

    M/S's and C/U's of Lord Gorell giving speech sitting at ornate desk. He talks about the development of technology over recent years including the radio, the aeroplane, the telephone and the cinema.

    He then asks the question "What are we going to do with all these powers and inventions ?". He continues his talk by warning that people must not abuse the power that they now have. He uses the cinema or "talkies" as an example of how such an invention will be used in years to come. His talk is very school masterly.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1016.16
    Media URN:
    36788
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:35:00 / 01:44:12:00
    Canister:
    PT 023

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