• Short Summary

    Good footage of the singer Ethel Hook singing 'Brownie a'Dreams'.

  • Description

    Note: Probably filmed in the Pathe studio.

    Titles read: "ETHEL HOOK - the famous Contralto in 'Brownie a'Dreams'."

    L/Ss and M/Ss of the famous singer Ethel Hook with her hands on the shoulders of a small boy looking out of a bedroom window. She sings 'Brownie a'Dreams'. The item is intercut with the moon shining over the countryside.

    L/S of a fairy dancing in the moonlit sky. Ethel puts the little boyto bed and tuck her in. C/U of the boyin bed. Several more shots of Ethel continuing to sing whilst the young child falls asleep.

    Notes: A Pathe viewer identified the young boy as her grandfather, Dennis Cohen.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1598.10
    Media URN:
    50946
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/10/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:58:00 / 01:23:22:00
    Canister:
    PSP 757

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