• Short Summary

    Harry Secombe opens an exhibition of art work by actors, singers and comics in London.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Actors' Art Show".

    Church of St Martin-in-the-Field, London.

    GV St. Martin-in-the-Field.

    CU Sign 'Actor's Art Show'. SV As Harry Secombe cuts the tape to open the show and then gives himself mock haircut. LV Crowd looking round the exhibition.

    CU Singer Vera Lynn and Charlie Chester looking at paintings. CU 'Modern Dutch Girl' by Vera Lynn. SV Pan Ditto and other paintings.

    CU Charlie Chester. CU One of his paintings 'Modern Venus'.

    CU a bust called 'Richard' by Victor Heyfron. CU ditto.

    SV Isa Miranda looking at her picture 'Christ'. Zoom in to CU of the painting.

    SV Couple looking at 'Cancer' by Charlie Drake. SV 'Golgotha' by Spike Milligan.

    CU Harry Secombe. CU A sketch 'Pickwick in the Wind' by Secombe. SV Secombe standing with programme over his face. CU 'Self portrait as 'Pickwick' also by Secombe.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1779.03
    Media URN:
    54921
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/12/1964
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:21:00 / 01:03:34:00
    Canister:
    64/99

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "St Martin's-in-the-Field" should read St-Martin-in-the-Fields.

    "Couple looking at "Cander" by Charlie Drake" - the piece is actually called "Cancer".

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