• Short Summary

    Fist National Colliery Music Festival at Harringay Arena, London.

  • Description

    Mute negative of the title and first several seconds of the item is missing - sound only. Combined print copy of the item is transferred and can be found on the same tape Film ID 1428.16.

    Full title reads: "MINERS MAKE MUSIC".

    Harringay Arena, London.

    The First National Colliery Music Festival at Harringay Arena. Long shot of arena showing mass of dancers. Dancers moving past camera. Side view of dancers. Several shots of dancers - all folk dancing. Close up shot of the spectator. Sword dancers. Front view of sword dancers. Close up shot of sword dancers. Orchestra with statue of miner in background, panning to audience. Bandsmen, side view. Side view of Sir Adrian Boult conducting. Choir, panning back through orchestra to conductor.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1428.12
    Media URN:
    46558
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/05/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:55:00 / 01:27:58:00
    Canister:
    48/37

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