• Short Summary

    Lance Fairfax sings "Life is a Joker". A sad song about how life is like a game of cards.

  • Description

    Story featuring singer Lance Fairfax. Part of the STREAMLANED issue.

    Probably filmed in Pathe Studios, London.

    Famous baritone singer Lance Fairfax sits on a park bench on a stage set. He lights a cigarette and begins to sing - he lots a little down on his luck. He sings "Life is a joker". It is a sad little song about losing in the card game that is life.

    At times the picture of Lance is superimposed with pictures of a card game being played.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1242.27
    Media URN:
    42061
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/08/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:12:00 / 01:41:23:00
    Canister:
    NSP 74

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