• Short Summary

    Film stars and dignitaries from Italy and UK at Elstree + plus on set of film "Moby Dick".

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Italian film festival guests visit ABPC (Associated British Picture Corporation), Elstree Studios, Hertfordshire.

    Various shots of film industry big shots and film stars from UK, USA and Italy entering dining room on Elstree Lunch. Various shots of stars and dignitaries having lunch. Several VIPs make speeches, including Italian Arts Minister and Robert Clark, Executive Director of British Pictures.

    Various shots on set of film "Moby Dick". Good shots film star Gina Lollobrigida, director John Huston and actor Frederick Ledbur (with Maori tattoos for character in film). Various shots Gregory Peck (wearing beard) on set, he is chatting with Italian stars and a black "Moby Dick" actor dressed in character.

    Other people present: Peter Bru, Charles Forte, Rossie Frago, Sir Henry French, British film starlet Yvonne Furneaux, British film star Leo Genn, Italian star Erana Genna, Mr. Goodlatte, C. J. Latta (Managing Director of Associated British Picture Corporation), Bernard Miles, Mr. and Mrs. Pollovacinte, Mr. Skatesctsey, Italian film director Mario Zampi.

    Date on dope sheet is 26/10/1954.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2642.01
    Media URN:
    78667
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:02:34:00
    Canister:
    UN 2685 C

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