• Short Summary

    Danny Kaye opens new Warner Bros studio in Teddington.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "MOTION PICTURES GET MOVING".

    Teddington, Middlesex.

    Front view of Danny Kaye, followed by a crowd of workers rushing up steps of the new Warner Bros Teddington studio. Danny Kaye cuts the tape to formally open the studio. Back view of workmen entering building. Long high angle shots of studio sets under construction.

    Shots of damage and fires caused to the studios by a doodle bug three years earlier. Exterior shots of the studio. Close up shot of the name 'Doc Solomon Building' over the main entrance door. Doc Solomon was the production manager who was killed by the flying bomb. Another shot of set construction for the film 'Noose'. Various high angle and ground shots of Stanley Holloway walking among technicians on the set followed by another man. Several shots of the director and his production staff - including Edward Dryhurst (?), Brenda Logan (?), Edward Greville (?), Hone Glendenning (?) and others. Close up shot of Stanley Holloway reading a script with production staff. Camera in position with clapper boy signalling the commencement of shooting.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:30:00 / 01:56:51:00

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