• Short Summary

    Ingrid Bergman and other Variety Club members gather at Savoy to donate toys for children.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Show biz Santa Claus.

    Toys for children in hospital collected by the Variety Club. Savoy Hotel, London.

    Various interior shots of the Savoy Hotel where nurses from St. Mary's hospital in Plaistow are dressing Christmas trees. C/U Matron. C/U nurses putting toys round Christmas tree. C/U of the toys as more are added. C/U Sister. M/S actor Kenneth More making a large golliwog hit the Sister. C/U and M/S comedian Jimmy Tarbuck putting on Santa Claus whiskers.

    M/S actress Ingrid Bergman putting on Santa Claus gown and hat. C/U's Ingrid putting on beard. M/S man arriving with lots of presents. M/S comedian Charlie Drake putting present by the tree and picking up a large teddy bear. C/U Charlie. M/S actor Sir Michael Redgrave bringing a golliwog and putting it by tree. M/S comedian Arthur Haynes arriving with presents. C/U Arthur. M/S as he puts doll on top of Christmas tree.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1832.30
    Media URN:
    55741
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/12/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:36:00 / 01:54:54:00
    Canister:
    65/101

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