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[Atoms for Peace]
|Date||8th-25th August 1955||ID||9724|
This edited colour film shows highlights of the 'Atoms for Peace' conference and exhibition (International Conference on Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy) in Geneva. Exhibitors, equipment and demonstrations are shown in detail. Additional black and white footage shows shots of Radiotherapy / Radiationtherapy equipment and views of the Genevan countryside.
[School Trip to Switzerland; Football Match Versus Mary Hare]
Boys at Burwood Park School for the Profoundly Deaf climb Swiss mountains and toboggan on the slopes, and play a football match back at the school in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, in around 1958.
BBC Home Service: Return to Pestalozzi
|Date||15 October 1959||ID||8101|
A radio programme, broadcast as part of the BBC's Home Service during 1959. The correspondent, Edward Ward returns to the International Pestalozzi Children's Village at Trogen in Switzerland to examine how it has developed since his last visit. The correspondent also talks to Dr Alexander about the development of the new British Pestalozzi Children's Village.
[France and Italy]
A film of a family holiday to France and Italy. As well as playing on beaches, the family visit a variety of historical monuments such as the Colosseum.
The Riviera; [France Italy and Switzerland]
A family holiday to France, Italy and Switzerland. As well as footage of a variety of towns and beaches, there is also footage of monuments, including the Tower of Pisa.
[Holiday to Turkey by Car]
On a holiday to Turkey, a family visit several countries including Austria, Germany and Italy. On their journey, they visit a former Second World War concentration camp, several mosques and explore round Venice.
Further footage, taken by Michael Gillings while on a coach holiday to Austria in 1965. The party visit Lucerne in Switzerland before traveling back to Oostende to catch the ferry back to Dover.
Two Way Ticket
A promotional film commissioned by the The Pestalozzi Children’s Village Trust. Scenes of children at the Pestalozzi village at Sedlescombe are accompanied by a narrative about the work of the trust, its history and future work. The key message of the film is that Pestalozzi children are on a "two-way ticket [to] new hope and a brighter future".
[Italy: Ist Trip to Alana Menad [?]]
A home movie made by Horace Sheppard on a holiday trip with his wife Dorothy. The couple travel on a coach through France, Switzerland Monte Carlo and Italy. The film focuses on the passing towns and landscape, as well as sights visited at the various stops on their journey.
This titled film shows the Linehan family on holiday in Lugano, Switzerland and in Venice, Italy. In Switzerland the family visit several small villages, markets, board the 'S Gottoberg' to tour Lake Maggiore (?), ride the funicular railway up San Salvatore mountain, and visit a Swiss Miniature model village. In Venice the family tour the Grand Canal with views of Piazza San Marco, Basilica, Doges Palace, bridges, and make a brief visit to a Murano glass furnace.
Kinderdorf Pestalozzi Trogen
A film composed of two sections. The first is a series of stills arranged into a narrative which tells the story of the Pestalozzi village at Trogen in Switzerland. The second, includes modern-day scenes from the village and is intersected with facts about village life.
This promotional film examines the different approaches to Pestalozzi education around the world. The film is constructed around a play, performed by a Swiss theatre group who act out scenes from the life of Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi. A narrator, assuming the part of Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi, comments on the different approaches to Pestalozzi education as seen in Japan, England, Switzerland, Brasil and Burkina Faso.
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