• Short Summary

    Stars turn out in Leicester Square for the 1949 British Film Festival.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Britain's Film Festival".

    Odeon Cinema, Leicester Square, London. The Daily Mail newspaper sponsors the event.

    Ext. of Odeon. Banner advertises the British Film Festival of 1949. LV Crowds outside the Odeon. CU Girls with autograph books.

    Side view Michael Denison getting out of car. CU of Michael Denison and Dulcie Gray. CU Michael Denison pan down to signing autograph book.

    SV Girls lined up on pavement with autograph books.

    SV Richard Attenborough walks, girls run and surround him. CU Attenborough smiling.

    SV Michele Morgan signing autographs. CU Michele smiling.

    Top shot of crowded cinema foyer.

    CU Ronald Reagan pan to Patricia Roc smiling.

    SV Valerie Hobson and Maurice Denham.

    SV Margaret Lockwood and John Mills. CU Margaret Lockwood's hat pan to her smiling.

    CU Michael Wilding pan to CU Anna Neagle pan to CU Herbert Wilcox.

    CU Ballot box and National Film Award poster. CU hand voting. CU Award statuette.

    SV Michael Denison and Dulcie Gray act out an excerpt from 'My Brother Jonathan'.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1405.17
    Media URN:
    45721
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/02/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:58:00 / 01:27:09:00
    Canister:
    49/12

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