• Short Summary

    Excellent footage of the writer George Bernard Shaw at home in Hertfordshire.

  • Description

    Titles read: "G.B.S."

    L/Ss of the writer George Bernard Shaw's house in Ayot, St Lawrence in Hertfordshire. Nice shots of the picturesque gardens. M/S of the housekeeper Mrs Laden attending flowers. L/Ss of Shaw walking out of house and onto the garden. C/Us of Shaw, he smiles for the camera. L/Ss and M/Ss of Shaw walking towards his small writing shed. He enters and sits down. The commentator remarks that "like G.B.S himself it pretends to be strictly practical with no nonsense about it." M/Ss of and C/Us of Shaw at work on his typewriter, L/S of Shaw standing at doorway to shed.

    Cataloguer's note: The paperwork says that this is a dupe negative of UN 1505B.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1235.27
    Media URN:
    33961
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/09/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:30:00 / 01:54:38:00
    Canister:
    NP 104

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