Film Academy dinner at Hyde Park Hotel, London.
Various shots f a large hall during Film Academy Dinner at Hyde Park Hotel in London. Prince Philip the Duke of Edinburgh rises to speak. He proposes toast and people rise, hold their glasses and drink. They sit down. Various shots of film workers seated at round tables listening to the speeches and applauding. Close up shot of J Arthur Rank seated at table. More shots of the personalities applauding, laughing, listening etc.
Date found in the old record - 26/02/1958. Some of the names of the people seen in the item are found in the old record. They are: Mr and Mrs Robert Clarke, Dinah Sheridan, Frank Lauder and Henry Cornelius.