• Short Summary

    Gracie Fields sings a carol to old people at Royal Festival Hall.

  • Description

    Royal Festival Hall, London.

    LV. Royal Festival Hall, & angle shot. SCU. Pan, Gracie Fields arriving. LV Coach loads of old age pensioners arriving, & SCU. LV. Old people walking towards hall. CU "Our Gracie" books being sold. SV Towards, old people arriving. SV Back view, people entering hall. SV. Chelsea pensioners arriving from underground. Back view, Chelsea pensioners entering hall. GV. Interior, packed hall applauding as Gracie enters. SV. Gracie singing "Sally" (natural sound), pan to crowd. SV. Old people in audience, dubbed over natural sound, & SCU. SV. Gracie leaving platform still singing "Sally", she finishes. STV. People applauding. SCU. Old people. STV. & SCU. Gracie Fields shaking hands with people in the audience. SCU. People listening as Gracie begins "Come All Ye Faithful" (natural sound). SV. Gracie leading the singing. SV. Dubbing scene, pensioners listening. SCU. Gracie singing. SCU. Old people listening as Gracie finishes. STV. Gracie walking back to stage, amidst applause.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene G.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    495.19
    Media URN:
    30270
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/12/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:51:00 / 01:25:33:00
    Canister:
    54/100

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