• Short Summary

    Awards made by and to film & stage stars at a dinner in London - Alec Guinness gets an Oscar.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Variety Club Silver Heart Award".

    Savoy Hotel, London.

    GV Luncheon in progress. SV Sir Tom O'Brien at table with Richard Attenborough and John Osborne. SV Frankie Vaughan standing up and being presented with award by Janet Blair. CU Award, inscribed Show Business Personality of the Year. SV Frankie thanking Janet Blair. SV David Tomlinson and Yvonne Mitchell applauding. GV Luncheon in progress. SV Alec Guinness lighting a cigar and dressed in clothes for the part in the film he is making at the moment. SV David Tomlinson standing up to speak and to present award to Yvonne Mitchell (intercut with shots of audience). CU Alec Guinness's Hollywood Oscar Award. SV Mike Frankovich, Head of Columbia Pictures, presenting award to Guinness. SV David Tomlinson and Yvonne Mitchell applauding. SV Alec Guinness speaks (He makes a joke about the Cinema Tax). GV Club Members laughing & applauding.

    (Neg.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1523.20
    Media URN:
    49338
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/04/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:20:00 / 01:42:15:00
    Canister:
    58/29

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