• Short Summary

    French item tracing history of cinema in France.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    French titles read: 'PATHE-CINEMA PRESENTE - IL Y A 50 ANS - 1895 - Commente par Jean Marin'.

    French retrospective of 50 years of film-making using archive footage to show Pathe's part in the history of cinema. Scenes of Paris in the 1890s, personalities, dignitaries, comedians, Charles Pathe, historical drama, parades, Sultan of Morocco visiting Pathe (?), First World War, Charles Lindbergh's flight, refugees and build up to World War 2.

    Good shots of cameramen at work.

    Item ends abruptly.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2189.01
    Media URN:
    64450
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:04:00 / 01:04:04:00
    Canister:
    UN 1355 A

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