• Short Summary

    Christmas party for under privileged children at Manchester Cinema.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Party Season".

    Manchester, Lancashire.

    SV Usherettes packing bags with goodies. GV Queue of children outside Apollo Cinema LV Banner outside 'Childrens' Party Christmas 1957'. SV Policemen seeing children across the road on their way to cinema. SV Children piling off bus & being welcomed by man dressed as a gypsy. GV Father Christmas / Santa Claus arriving on 1920 Ford fire-engine. CU Man dressed as gypsy. Mayor (Mr Leslie Lever MP) & Mayoress with man dressed as a clown. LV Children filing into cinema and being handed bags of sweets. SV Frank Swift bends down & hands little girl some sweets. CU Brian Statham (Cricketer) & Frank Swift handing out sweets. SV Reg Harris (Cyclist) & Diana Wilkinson handing out sweets to kiddies. LV Children. CU Clown handing bag of sweets to children. CU Little girl about to accept, but she draws away laughing but rather frightened. GV Mass of children waving. LV Personalities up on stage. LV Waving children.

    (Neg. & F.G.) (Title Scene 'C')

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1515.13
    Media URN:
    49210
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/01/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:32:00 / 01:28:38:00
    Canister:
    58/1

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