• Short Summary

    Mayor of Leamington opens new Clifton cinema at Leamington Spa.

  • Description

    Leamington Spa.

    LV. The cinema in the fog, camera pans down to the door. GV. The cinema from the side, with people standing around outside. CU. Sign reading "Gala Re-opening Today". SV. Mr Ken Jones, General Manager of the Clifton Cinemas, chats with the architect Mr James A. Roberts, outside the cinema. GV. The ornate windows of the cinema. GV. Alderman E. A. Baxter, Mayor of Leamington and Mayoress, Mr Bill Williamson and another man, walk across the road to the cinema. CU. Doorman salutes. GV. The Mayor and the Mayoress are introduced to the directors outside the cinema, hand shaking begins. They meet the directors: Alderman J. H. Rowe, Alderman Roderick Baker and Mr Harold Brown. GV. Mrs Jones and her son walk to the cinema. GV. Public entering the doors. TV. More public coming through the doors. GV. Pan down from the ornate windows across the foyer. LV. Inside cinema, official party standing on the stage.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    621.22
    Media URN:
    32461
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/12/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:20:00 / 01:31:03:00
    Canister:
    56/103 Special

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