• Short Summary

    Montage of picturesque shots of British landscape punctuate Leonard's performance.

  • Description

    Full story title reads: "Pathe Pictorial now presents the famous Tenor (well-known to countless listeners) Leonard Gowings in 'The Song of Songs'"

    M/S of Leonard who wears evening dress. He stands in front of a painted backdrop with props suggesting a drawing room setting of a grand house.

    Intercut with shots of Leonard singing is an acted romance sequence. A man and woman dressed in Edwardian style costumes act out a flirtation scene in a garden setting. The woman looks coy and drops a handkerchief, her suitor picks it up and runs after her. Picturesque shots of landscapes, sunset over a lake, leafy countryside scenes, flowers, ornamental gardens, etc.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1586.24
    Media URN:
    51072
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/02/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:18:00 / 01:46:30:00
    Canister:
    PSP 725

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