• Short Summary

    Ann Stephens visits children at Great Ormond St and records Alice Through the Looking Glass.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Alice makes a record.

    13 year old Ann Stephens, who made gramophone recording of "Alice in Wonderland" to benefit the children of Great Ormond Street Hospital, visits the sick children there. London.

    M/S Great Ormond street Children's Hospital, camera pans down to show Ann walking in. Various shots of children in the hospital as she walks around. C/U as she looks at a book with a boy and goes to see a girl who is knitting. C/U of Ann's face. She sits at table with other children, one has its head bandaged, C/U of the child.

    C/U as Ann laughs with Nellie Wallace as they look through the script of the next production "Alice Through the Looking Glass". C/U as producer Edward Genn looks on. C/U sign which reads "Silence please during recording". Camera pans down recording equipment. Various shots as Ann and Nellie read out a scene with Jeanne de Casilis. C/U record. M/S as Ann collects autographs from Robertson Hare and other members of the cast for the children. M/S as she approaches Tommy Trinder, he smiles and signs the paper. Various shots of another scene with Ann and Tommy Trinder as the White Knight, M/S's of equipment and technicians recording it.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1383.19
    Media URN:
    45248
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/08/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:40:00 / 01:44:13:00
    Canister:
    NP 49

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