• Short Summary

    Peter Noble and MacDonald Hobley present, features Lisa Gastoni and Muir Mathieson.

  • Description

    Film Fanfare no 7 - part 1 of 2.

    C/U studio lights go on to reveal Studio Orchestra who play opening number over titles.

    Presenter Peter Noble introduces the programme from studio set, speaking to camera. He introduces MacDonald Hobley.

    MacDonald Hobley interviews a big new star of the future Lisa Gastoni. It is all done in a very staged and rehearsed (seems quite comical to a modern viewer!) They discuss her career in rep and her latest film "Baby in a Battleship".

    Noble speaks to camera introducing next section.

    Conductor Muir Mathieson talks about film music and then conducts orchestra playing three styles of film music, from "The Black Tents", "The Maggie" and "Doctor in the House".

    NB: see separate record for part 2 (on PM2813 part 2 has been transferred before part 1).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:39:00 / 01:44:42:00

Comments (1)

  1. ehtap32 says

    Great stuff ,Brings back memories of the British films we saw in the local cinema.The diction was easily understood ,unlike modern actors who seem to mumble.Rather non P/C but that makes them all the more enjoyable .I am in my 80's by the way.


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