A review of the year 1953.
Material related to documentary film "Elizabeth is Queen".
Coronation of the Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey - ceremony in the Abbey.
First colour pictures of the lunar module landing on the moon.
Beautiful early colour item - girls posing in their undies.
Fabulous item shows the filming of several veteran car tag pieces for TV series 'The Avengers'.
American tank manoeuvres, part of mock battle.
Library footage of Ho Chi Minh following the death of the North Vietnam President.
Anti-Vietnam war demonstrations end in violence. Grosvenor Square, London.
Vietnam war - American helicopter attacking village, marines fighting on ground.
Early military material and other bits and pieces including Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee.
Documentary tracing the history of news reporting in the Pathe newsreel.
Britain swings like crazy as stories are gathered for the first issue of groovy new magazine 'Intro' (print version of story, in correct order).
Educational film made to teach children about shellfish.
Material relating to newsreel story "Coronation Rehearsal" - 53/37.
Pathe looks deeply into the issue of the Cinema Tax.
Film industry appeals for lower taxes.
Trailer describing Pathe's History - or at least the history Pathe has filmed.
President Truman talking about Pathe newsreels.
Pathe News director Terry Ashwood operating camera - used in New Pictorial title sequence.
Rene Clair making a speech, various shots of his work, him interviewed & fishing.
Stars turn out at premier at new cinema in Sheffield.
Material related to newsreel story "The Light Must Not Go Out" - 57/13.
Good coverage of the work of British Pathe's newsreel making operation.
Mix of archive footage from 1900s onwards and re-enactments - mostly about King George V.
Oxford - Cambridge Boat Race on the River Thames.