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Boat Trip; MS Stella Polaris
Film by Ralph Staley of a cruise with his wife Nellie aboard the Norwegian liner MS Stella Polaris. They stop at the port of Stockholm, and Copenhagen amongst other destinations. On board, deck coits and other games are played, passengers relax on deck, and Nellie is seen washing in their cabin and looking out to sea from a window. A Finnish boat/plane (OH-ALK) is seen leaving the shoreline adjacent to the ship at one of the stops.
[Stay in India]
This record of a trip to India also contains footage of sea travel, by liner, via Port Said in Egypt and Aden in Yemen. It documents an elephant ride, many street scenes, one featuring a snake charmer, and images of the harbours passed on the journey.
[Visit to India]
On the banks of the Ganges, a funeral pyre is prepared. Street scenes follow, before an Asian couple in Western riding gear pose for the camera. People board a train on the Great Indian Peninsula Railway. The landscape is filmed from a train window, before a busy city street scene. A group of European friends are seen having tea, before footage of boats in a bay, filmed from the deck of a ship.
[Jubilee and Coronation Film]
|Date||1935 - 1937||ID||721|
Scenes from King George V Silver Jubilee in 1935. The film features the celebrations in London, scenes of street decorations, decorated navy ships, and aeroplane formations.
[Phosphate Mining in America and the Pacific]
This film, in three parts, depicts phosphate mining and processing in Florida and the Pacific.
[Funeral of King George V; King's Mead School Sports and Recreation; Royal Navy Fleet]
A compilation of amateur material which includes footage of King George V's funeral cortege, pupils of King's Mead School playing a variety of sports and participating in a range of recreational activities, and a flotilla of Royal Navy ships on exercise.
Camera Mag No. 1
Film by the Eltham Cine Society, recording a funfair on Woolwich Common in celebration of the Jubilee, gardens at Well Hall Pleasaunce, scenes showing every day uses of electricity, model boats on Blackheath pond, steam ships at King George V dock and scenes of the cine group themselves - making a film. Amateur Cine World, Specially Commended
This film compilation shows several coastal and landscape scenes, opening with colour scenes of a Church, Tudor style cottage, traditional flint dry stone wall, views of a rural village, with sheep in a field and view of a River or pond. A series of black and white scenes follow, showing several tents pitched in a field, views of a river and ships moored in a dock.
Yacht Racing in the Solent
This film shows Q-class, X-class, 8-Metre and and J-class yachts - Endeavour, Yankee and Iyruna at full sail on the Solent.
[Camper and Nicholsons Launch; Sailing]
This film shows views of the Camper and Nicholsons shipyard at Gosport, adjacent to the Ratsey and Lapthorn Sailmakers; launching a vessel into the Solent. The second part of the film shows various yacht classes - 'J' 'X', 'W' and '12'-metre, racing on the Solent.
[Naval Review and Cowes: The Late King at Portsmouth on his Way to the Naval Review]
A film documenting the King's visit to a Naval Review at Portsmouth, with street scenes outside the Majestic Picture House Cinema. The second film shows scenes of the Jubilee Regatta at Cowes, with mixed class sailing yachts and naval vessels.
[Royal Naval Review; Empire Air Day]
This black and white and Dufaycolor edited film shows the Royal Naval Review July 16th 1935 in Spithead near Portsmouth to mark the Silver Jubilee anniversary of HM The King, George V. The second film shows an R.A.F event (possibly Empire Air Day, or another event in 1936 or 1937 ?).
[Gillian and Jocelyn at the Seaside]
A film of the Emberton family on a holiday.The two daughters play on a sandy beach and in a garden with their parents and dog. Their mother flies a kite and Jocelyn rides a tricycle. Their father, Joseph is seen briefly with the girls. Scenes show an estuary with boats and a shot of a Hindenburg Zeppelin, with Nazi Swastika on the fins [D-LZ 27?], flying over head.
Symphony of the Seasons
Seasonal imagery of English nature has been edited into a linear format, tracing the passing of a year. Intertitles quoting lines of classical poetry introduce the different scenes.
[Family Compilation: African Scenes; Paris Visit; Winter Scenes; Travel Scenes]
Comprising nine reels of film, this footage begins with a trip by businessman Joseph Horowitz to Johannesburg, South Africa. Travel by ship follows, before scenes of Paris, a canal journey, and portraits of friends in a London street. More footage documents travel through the Alps, a Polish mountain town in winter and Indian street life, before shots of an imposing modern church in a Francophone town.
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