• Short Summary

    Crowds in London for the lights going on.

  • Description

    Piccadilly & Leicester Square, London & Brighton, Sussex.

    LS. Criterion with Zoe Gail singing 'I'm going to get lit up...' from balcony. Pan across Piccadilly Circus showing crowd and various lights going up. LS. Crowd in Piccadilly (4 shots) LS. Crowds & illuminated signs in Piccadilly. Pan. MS. Crowds (Travel shot). MS. Guinness sign in Piccadilly. LS. Warners Theatre in Leicester Sq. (Travel shot). MS. A.B.C. sign outside Savoy, Brighton. CU. Two people in crowd at Piccadilly. MS. Buses crawling through crowds in Piccadilly. CU. Illuminated sign at Coliseum. MS. People looking in shop windows after it has stopped raining (3 shots) in Regent Street. LS. Crowds waving, smiling and cheering in Piccadilly (Pan) LS. Brighton Pier lit up. (2 shots).

    (Comb. Mute Neg.) (Selected scenes 49/28)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2473.04
    Media URN:
    67355
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:21:00 / 01:03:50:00
    Canister:
    UN 2100 A

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