• Short Summary

    Jack Simpson and his Tango Band perform "Marilou".

  • Description

    Item title reads - Now Pathetone has pleasure in presenting Jack Simpson (late of Jack Payne's band) and his Tango Band in "Marilou".

    London (probably Pathe studios).

    M/S of the band playing "Marilou" in tango rhythm, C/U of a man playing a glockenspiel. Jack Simpson comes forward singing and playing the accordion. Various shots of other band members playing as he sings.

    Note: the timecode on the sleeve cover, 01:02:58, overruns by a minute.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1132.29
    Media URN:
    39417
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/05/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:23:00 / 02:01:52:00
    Canister:
    PT 321

Comments (1)

  1. mxsytfc says

    The description says \"Jack Simpson comes forward singing and playing the accordion.\", but Jack Simpson is the xylophone player..

    You can see him in https://www.britishpathe.com/video/jack-simpson-band-issue-title-is-points-and-pints/query/musicians

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