• Short Summary

    Filming of Great Expectations.

  • Description

    Anthony Wager, the boy who plays Pip in the film based on Dickens' novel 'Great Expectations' walks home from school and is greeted by sisters. Boy has tea with his family - parents, two sisters and a brother. Afterwards, boy washes up tea dishes with sisters. Good close up shot of of his face. Boy feeding chickens with his sisters.

    Woman putting make up on Anthony's face - on location. Anthony at lesson in tent. Lining up for lunch with the other stars - Bernard Miles made up as Joe Gargery, Hay Petrie made up as Uncle Pumblechook, Freda Jackson as Mrs Gargery. Anthony as Pip go through a scene. Some good shots of the camera turning. David Lean is director of the film.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1386.01
    Media URN:
    45310
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/12/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:26:00 / 01:02:30:00
    Canister:
    NP 66

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