The Land We Love
The Land We Love - A U.S.Government film promoting the glories and freedoms of America. Hubert Humphrey, U.S. Savings Bonds, Vice President, Minuteman statue, crashing waves, scenic views of American landscapes, Jamestown, Williamsburg, Plymouth Rock, Boston Common, Bunker Hill, Old North Church, Paul Revere ride, Boston aerial, Manhattan, Statue of Liberty, Central Park aerial, New York Public Library, St Patricks, Rockefeller Center, stock exchange, Broadway, Time Square, Radio City Rockettes, Arizona mesa, Grand Teton mountains, corn fields, cotton, farmers, grapes, picking peaches, threshers, beach, fishermen with nets, San Diego, Los Angeles, Disneyland, Marineland, Hollywood, Vine Street, studio, Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, Yosemite, My Whitney, Death Valley, Bryce Canyon, Yellowstone, Old Faithful, Alaska, Hawaii, sailing catamaran, outrigger, surfing, Diamond Head, hula dancers, sequoias, redwoods, Lincoln Memorial, Mt Rushmore, Independence Hall, Hoover Dam, strip mine, steel mill, workers, Grand Canyon, covered bridge, expressway, train, Chicago, Tamiami Trail, Miami Beach, Fontainbleau Hotel, Hudson River, Ohio River, Pittsburgh, Wabash River, salmon up Columbia River, Missouri River, Mississippi River, sternwheeler, paddle wheel boat, Memphis, New Orleans, French Quarter, Mardi Gras, Washington, D.C. Mt Vernon, Washington Monument, Capitol Building.White House, National Gallery, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, jeep reviewing troops, marching marines, pony express rider, Salt Lake City, Mormon Temple, missions, the Alamo, Cape Canaveral, Atlas rocket launch, view of earth from space, park ranger, horses crossing stream, boy delivering newspaper, entering movie theater, TV studio, baseball game, football game, golf, roller coaster, county fair, boy washing cow, 4-H club, zoo, rodeo, boy getting first haircut, voting, supermarket, swimming pool, Diamond Head, small town main street, aerial views the mall, Washington, DC, The White House
TRIESTE IS RETURNED TO ITALY
Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown. <br/> <br/>Italian Newsreel item. Title reads: "Trieste All'Italia". <br/> <br/>Trieste, Italy <br/> <br/>LS Trieste-Rome express pulling in to Rome. Various shots of officials arriving at the President's Palace in Rome. CU President Luigi Einaudi of the Italian Republic declaring that Trieste is now Italian again (speech in Italian). MS Einaudi receiving flag. <br/> <br/>Various shots, Italian flag being raised on flagpole in city centre. Various shots, girls on sewing machines making Italian flags. MS Poster being printed. MS People being registered. Various shots, people buying Italian flags, and hanging them from buildings. High shot, huge crowds in the Piazza dell'Unita. MS Small boy in a jacket with airforce wings waving his flag. LS Back of crowd cheering and waving as they face the Town Hall. <br/>Low angle, man waving Italian flag from church tower. (2 shots) <br/> <br/>Italian Newsreel item. Title reads: "Trieste Torna All'Italia" <br/> <br/>London, United Kingdom and Trieste, Italy <br/> <br/>Various shots of Italian Ministers in conference with their British and American / US counterparts at No. 1 Carlton Gardens, London. MS No 1. Carlton Gardens. CU Street sign: "Carlton Gardens" Various shots, signing of the agreed document, probably handing Trieste back to the Italians. Various shots of wild enthusiasm and flag-waving on streets of Trieste. High shot, vast crowds on the square facing the quayside. CU Flags on balcony, pan across huge crowd below. MS Tracking along Italian schoolgirls, singing "Italia" to a woman waving a flag. <br/> <br/>Italian Newsreel item: Title reads: "Su Trieste Sventola Il Tricolore" <br/> <br/>MS Blond woman (politician ?) arriving at an official building. Various shots, Italian Parliament in session. MS Italian Prime Minister Mario Scelba signing document. MS CU Scelba making a broadcast in Incom Studio (speech in Italian). MS British ex-Governor of Trieste General Winterton leaving HQ. LS Italian flag raised at the Town Hall. CU Woman crying in the crowd. LS Huge crowd. LS Italian flag flying on building. <br/> <br/>Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 05/10/1954. Italian commentary on all three items above.
Formal dedication of the Edison Institute, Ford Museum, and Historical Greenfield Village, Dearborn, Michigan
Huge crowd attending the dedication of the Edison Institute, Ford Museum and Greenfield Village, in Dearborn, Michigan, on a rainy October 21, 1929. The event includes a Jubilee of Lights, celebrating the 50th anniversary of Edison's electric light. People holding umbrellas, stand on platform of the Smithcreek Railroad depot, which has been moved to the village. Steam issues from antique locomotive parked on far track. An 1850 steam locomotive decorated with American flags, pulls a 3-car train into the depot, with its bell clanging. Secret Service agents step from the moving train to take up positions on the platform.U.S. President, Herbert Hoover, escorts Thomas Edison, down the steps of the train to the platform. Mrs. Hoover follows, along with Henry Ford, who moves quickly down the steps, as other notable guests also alight. The President, and Mrs. Hoover, along with Edison and Ford, enter a car and proceed in a motorcade through the city of Detroit. Tickertape is seen descending from the city buildings. A speaker stand at steps of City Hall is decorated in patriotic bunting and displays pictures of Hoover and Edison, and a sign reading: "Light's Golden Jubilee." Guests remaining at Greenfield village are taken on guided tours in horse-drawn carriages. Many who walk carry umbrellas. Among building seen are: An 1828 toll house and shoe shop;Blacksmith shop; a tintype studio of the 1880s; an 1830s post office and apothecary shop, from Phoenixville, Connecticut; the Clifton Inn, on the village green; a General store, from Waterford, Michigan; the Village Town Hall; and the Martha Mary Chapel. Interior of museum galleries, with guests in formal attire assembled for a candle light banquet, while at the Menlo Park exhibit, Edison, with assistant, Francis Jehl, re-enact the successful demonstration of a carbon filament electric light. At the same time, all electric lights in the museum and village are turned on. View of elaborate electric light chandelier illuminated. Location: Dearborn Michigan USA. Date: October 21, 1929.
HISTORIC EVENTS IN ART
VARIOUS HISTORICAL EVENTS DEPICTED IN DRAWINGS. / VS OF AMERICAN NEGRO SLAVES / CARTOONS AND PAINTINGS / VS OF THE AMERICAN WAGON TRAINS OF MANIFEST DESTINY / VS EARLY AMERICAN CONGRESS / LEWIS AND CLARK EXPEDITION SCENES AT THE FEDERAL HALL IN NEW YORK CITY WHERE GEORGE WASHINGTON IS SWORN IN AS THE FIRST PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. / VARIOUS STUDIO CAMERA MOVES THROUGHOUT.
HISTORICAL FILM: NEW YORK FILE PT. 2 (1946)
Color film, 1946. Images of New York city and surrounding area and sights. Actual dates of filming unknown. cont.
PET-943 Beta SP
MISC. WARNER BROS.
Shazam 2, a film that has lost its childlike soul
Radio France: filmed programmes
PET-130 1 inch
NEW YORK CALLING
Historic Hollywood and Los Angeles
00 -:30 - B/W 1920s, ‘Hollywood Today Reel One’ slate. Man operates camera, fade into montage of 1920s Hollywood scene :30 - 1:01 - B/W, 1930s Aerials of Los Angeles 1:02-1:16 - B/W, 1920s-slate reading Hollywood's main thorofares. CU shot of Hollywood Boulevard. HA shot of Hollywood Blvd with traffic, building with sign reading Hollywood Branch, Security Trust &amp; Savings Bank 1:16 - 1:27 - B/W, 1920s POV driving down the street with traffic 1:27 - 1:35 - B/W, 1920s Sunset Blvd street sign. WS Sunset Boulevard, with traffic 1:35 – 2:06 – B/W, 1920s, Slate: “Famous Studios, the homes of modern magic”. EXT. Warner Brothers office building. HA shot of Warner Bros. studio lot with roadway in foreground 2:06 – 2:29 - B/W, 1920s, Mack Sennett Studios EXT. Pathe Studios office 2:29 - 2:33 – B/W,1920s CU of traffic signal with displaying “Stop”, Hollywood Blvd. and Vine Street signs above signal. Signal then changes to go 2:33 – 2:56 - B/W, 1930s EXT of Hollywood Brown Derby restaurant 2:57 – 5:29 – COLOR, 1940s - Rearward POV of car driving in Los Angeles driving down Hollywood Boulevard heading West and stopping at Grauman’s Chinese Theater. Traffic, trolley cars, yellow and white buses, pedestrians crossing. Hotel Drake can be seen. Shot of Grauman’s Chinese Theater from across Hollywood Boulevard as traffic passes, red trolley cars wait on street 5:29 – 6:22 - B/W, 1930s, Shot of Hollywood Blvd. sign in foreground with traffic in background. EXT of Sardi’s restaurant, various shots. HA shot of Sardi’s, car pulling up to curb 6:23 – 7:01 - B/W, 1930s. HA shot looking down on Hollywood Boulevard facing east. Grauman’s Chinese Theater to left. Banner across Hollywood Boulevard advertising “Shirley Temple”. Traffic moves below 7:01 – 7:49 - B/W, 1930s, Shot of Hollywood Hotel sign, PAN to well-dressed couples passing under sign and to street. PAN down of still of Hollywood Hotel 7:49 – 8:48 - COLOR, 1930s, WS, PAN of area around Grauman’s Chinese Theater, PAN down to theater. WS, HA, Hollywood Bowl 8:49 – 14:03 - B/W, 1930s, HA shot of heavy traffic on freeway. Aerial shot following traffic down freeway. Aerial shots of Hollywood Bowl and area nearby. Aerial shots of traffic, shots of buildings Hollywood area. PAN across to Hollywood Bowl 13:54 – 14:38 - 1940s, COLOR EXT. Original Brown Derby on Wilshire. EXT. 1950s Schwabs Pharmacy. WS of the Ambassador Hotel 14:39 – 16:04 - B/W, 1930s – HA shot over Wilshire Boulevard with Wilshire Boulevard Temple. PAN to opposite side of Wilshire Boulevard. POV driving down Wilshire Boulevard towards Pellissier Building and Wiltern Theatre (Warner Bros. Western Theater). Double decker bus waits a traffic light. EXT locked off shot of Warner Bros. Western Theater. PAN up to top of Theater 16:05 – 16:09 - COLOR – EXT sign reading “Hollywood, Welcome Winter Bowlers” 16:10 – 16:59 - B/W, Night, 1930s – Hollywood Boulevard, heavy traffic, Hotel Christie sign. PAN across Hollywood Boulevard to Hotel Christie sign, heavy traffic on Hollywood Boulevard. Robert’s Drive-In, art deco style drive in 17:00 – 18:49 - B/W, 1910s, Steam train approaches small town station, CU of train wheels moving on tracks, shots of steam training passing. HA shot of steam train passing large lake. MCU various shots of train wheels. B/W, 1920s train approaches station, shot of train moving down rural area. Train approaching rural station 18:49 – 19:17 - B/W, 1920s – EXT WS of Mascot Studios lot. Still images of Mack Sennett Studios lot. Pickford-Fairbanks Studios still of putting up sign. 19:17 – 20:00 - COLOR, Shot looking up from railroad tracks as steam train passes over camera 20:02 – 22:09 - B/W, 1910s – Steam trains pulling in to station, several takes. Train station during heavy rainfall as steam train pulls in to station, passengers quickly get out of train. CU lettering reading “Los Angeles” 22:09 -22:21 – COLOR, 1940s EXT. Union Station CU of entrance. WS of outside of station 22:22 – 23:10 - B/W, 1920s - Man winds old film camera and turns, chyron read “Hollywood” across frame. Stills of ‘Hollywoodland’ sign and ‘Hollywood’ sign. (1930s) Pedestrians sit on bench and wait for bus to arrive, traffic on street. People climb stairs of Los Angeles City Hall 23:12 – 25:06 - B/W, 1910s, Various scenes of actors, Hoot Gibons, Blanche Mehaffy, Fred Gilman, Laura La Plante, Reginald Denny, Dorothy Gulliver, George Lewis (with dog) 25:08 – 27:34 - B/W, 1910s, Slate reads “Tom Mix and his horse “Tony”, EXT of West Coast Studios. Tom Mix shakes hands with man and walks into building. “Shirley Mason and Francis Mac Donald” slate. Bar scene shoot. “Bessie Love and Harold Goodwin” slate. Various scenes shot. “Charles (Buck) Jones with his director and Charles French” slate 27:34 – 29:52 - B/W, 1920s - Man turns film camera, fade in Hollywood montage of various locations and studios around Hollywood. Aerial over Los Angeles. Repeat of Hollywood thoroughfares footage 29:53 – COLOR, 1960s, EXT. Bradbury building, ZI to Bradbury building exterior signage. Various EXT shots of Bradbury building. ZI Million Dollar Theater building, PAN to top of Metropolitan Water District Building 30:47 – 31:07 - B/W, 1930s Man walks in MacArthur Park Lake 31:07 – 32:27 - COLOR, Shot of CU shot of front of old radio, hand turns on radio and tunes radio. MCU of old radio on table. Side angle shot, CU of old radio on table, various angles 32:27 – 32:48 - COLOR, 1940s, Greyhound bus with Hollywood sign on destination board, drives toward camera and stops. Bus approaches depot with ‘Los Angeles’ on destination board on front of bus. Bus turns in and enters depot 32:49 – 33:49 - COLOR, 1940s WS and PAN of Los Angeles from high angles, various shots. Shots of back area of house on hill with swimming pool and small pagoda 33:50 – 34;40 - B/W, 1930s, WS of Hollywoodland sign and Hollywood Tower. PAN to nearby buildings. PANs across Hollywood Blvd. stopping and starting with shot of Pantages Theater 34:41 – 34:53 - COLOR, 1940s, CU traffic signal with Hollywood Blvd, and Vine Street. Signal changes from stop to go 34:53 – 37:55 - COLOR, 1950s, CU of roof of Grauman’s Chinese Theater, slow PAN down to tourists at theater entrance. Side angle shot of ornate roof of theater. Various shots of theater and PANs down. Tourist look at handprints of celebrities including Sofia Loren. MCU of lion statue at theater entrance, tourists in the background. Tourists at entrance of theater, man cleans near entrance. Various shots of two women in high heels walking over celebrity names at entrance of theater 37:56 – 38:31 - B/W, 1940s, EXT Grauman’s Theater, ‘Stagecoach’ banner across Hollywood Boulevard. Sign for map to stars’ homes 38:32 – 39:29 - COLOR, 1970s, EXT of theater with signs for Chaplin, and other vintage films. ‘Betty Boop’ character sign reading ‘Open’ on street. EXT. ‘Walter Allen Studio Plant Rentals’ 39:26 – 40:34 - COLOR, 1930s, EXT of large Los Angeles hotel, various angles. ZI shot from street sign reading “Seacrest Landing, Private, Keep Out”. Shot of people sitting and swimming in large hotel swimming pool 40:35 – 40:58 - B/W, 1930s Still of the Mocambo nightclub in West Hollywood. Early still of Griffith Observatory. Night shot, 1940s, CU traffic signal with Hollywood Blvd, and Vine Street. Signal changes from stop to go 40:58 – 41:03 - COLOR, Sign reading “Clark Gable, Manhattan, Melodrama” 41:07 – 44:25 - COLOR, Movie studio lot made up to look like early 1900s town, snow on ground. Horse and carriages, old cars go down street. ZI to Nickelodeon theatre. Shot of man outside Nickelodeon theater talking people walking by. EXT, night shot of Nickelodeon theater with car 1920s parked outside. CU exterior sign reading ‘Matinee Today’, ZI to man on street trying to get people into theater. CU sign reading ‘Prizes for the Lucky’, EXT night shot of theater. INT of theater, actors wearing period 1910s / 1920 clothing. Audiences applause during movie. Lights come on and crowd looks towards projectionist with anger. Various tracking shots of interior of cinema with people watching films. CU shot of film projector from front angle with light flickering. EXT of Nickelodeon theater at night with neon sign illuminated 44:27 – 45:19 – 1920s, B/W, Slate reading ‘Gentlemen, will please refrain from Smoking, Spitting, or using Profane Language During Performance’ and various other informative and advertising slates before films starts 45:19 - 46:22 - B/W, 1900s, Stills of Melrose Station, WS of small orchard, stills of development and construction 46:23 – 47:35 - COLOR, 1950s, Two men walk into studio lot and walk around while films are being shot, various actors walking around in costume 47:36 – 47:42 - COLOR, Interior shots of audience watching a film 1910s, 1920s period dress 47:53 – 48:33 - B/W, 1920s, Dog standing on tree stump with sheep in the background on a hill. Dog then jumps off high cliff into water below and swims away. Ad for ‘Krausemeyer’s 5 cent beer and free lunch’. Slate reading ‘Francis X Bushman’ then several shots of man on a ship in a suit 48:34 – 56:29 - B/W, 1920s, ‘A Busted Johnny’ film by Mack Sennett.
HISTORIC EVENTS IN ART
VARIOUS HISTORICAL EVENTS DEPICTED IN DRAWINGS. / VS OF AMERICAN NEGRO SLAVES / CARTOONS AND PAINTINGS / VS OF THE AMERICAN WAGON TRAINS OF MANIFEST DESTINY / VS EARLY AMERICAN CONGRESS / LEWIS AND CLARK EXPEDITION SCENES AT THE FEDERAL HALL IN NEW YORK CITY WHERE GEORGE WASHINGTON IS SWORN IN AS THE FIRST PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. / VARIOUS STUDIO CAMERA MOVES THROUGHOUT.
Focus: [issue of March 20, 2023]
France 24
Travelogue of southern regions and landmarks in the United States in the mid 1980s
Travelogue of southern regions of the United States. Map highlights south regions and Caribbean Islands. Couple seated at picnic table at a State park enjoying a camping trip. The man tends the campfire while the woman writes. A young girl rides a bicycle in a campground, passing by a Recreational Vehicle (RV). A man plays golf at a golf course beside an Atlantic Ocean beach. Aerial view of old plantation style southern home. Women in traditional hoop skirts in front of home. Scenes from a music recording studio. Woman sings at microphone in studio. Technician adjusts levels on recording equipment. Reel to Reel tape making a recording. Dancers dance at a "Country Music USA" show, train passing through a forest. Scenes at amusement park: Flume ride, Roller coaster with loops, Castle at Walt Disney World; Main Street; Monorail, Epcot Center (all in Orlando, Florida). NASA rockets, Space Shuttle, general views of hangars and tourist areas at Cape Canaveral. Person in astronaut flight suit at space center poses with boy and girl visitors. A young woman lying in the sand at a beach tunes her boom box radio, as group plays volleyball behind her on the beach. Low aerial view as speed boat runs on water. Aerial view of Miami Beach, Florida, and Miami Beach strip areas. A group on the Florida beach getting sailboard lessons. A flamingo close-up. An orca whale pushes a man into the air during a sea aquarium show. Couple receives drinks poolside from a waitress. A couple on a hotel patio overlooking ocean. Men and women dancing at a discotheque or disco or dance club in typical 1980s fashions. People tour marshlands; a group in an airboat; tourists on paddle wheel steam boat Natchez and touring streets of downtown New Orleans Louisiana in horse drawn carriage. People have beignets and coffee at Cafe Du Monde. New Orleans night street scenes and Preservation Hall Jazz Band performs. Footage from boat on a swamp in Cajun country. Cajun restaurant kitchen scene with crawfish etouffee being prepared. Dancing to Cajun band. Location: United States USA. Date: 1986.
The Two Philadelphias
The Two Philadelphias. A television travelogue about Philadelphia in the 1960s. 1960s, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, cityscape, Betsy Ross flag, car pov driving on highway past modern high rise buildings, cityscape, skyline, street scene, William Penn, Penn Treaty Park, Obelisk Monument, Independence Hall, Liberty Bell, Congress Hall, Senate Chambers, Vice President's Desk and Chair, Philadelphia Freedom Festival, Independence Mall, Independence National Historical Park, Washington Square, Tomb of the Unknown Revolutionary War Soldier, Freedom Festival ceremony, wreath being placed on taps while marine plays taps, boys raising flags on flagpoles, Christ Church, Susan Smith interviewing Reverend Ernest A. Harding about George Washington Pew, William and Mary Coat of Arms on column, Baptismal Font, John Penn gravestone, wineglass pulpit by Jon Folwell, Mary Andrews gravestone, Christ Church Burial Ground, Benjamin Franklin and Deborah Franklin graves, Benjamin Franklin portrait painting, notes written by Franklin on copy of US Constitution, letter from Benjamin Franklin to wife Deborah, Poor Richard Almanack, illustrated proverbs, Franklin's debtors book, Benjamin Franklin statue in Franklin Institute Memorial Hall, Franklin Institute facade, exhibits, display of clock pendulums, reflection of woman in parabolic reflector, man demonstrating static electricity charge on woman from Van de Graaff generator, woman demonstrating gravity of rolling cone on hill, pendulum tracing Lissajous figure with sand, woman in flight simulator, stainless steel Budd BB-1 Pioneer airplane in front of Franklin Institute, Elfreth's Alley, Betsy Ross flag, Betsy Ross House, Edgar Allen Poe house, Mill Grove House, John James Audubon Center, Mill Grove Museum and Audubon Wildlife Sanctuary, studio, bird and wildlife paintings, mansions on Main Line, commuter train passing through station, Haverford Station, Merion Cricket Club, club members playing tennis, Bryn Mawr Station, Bryn Mawr College, Inn of the Four Falls, man greeting couple getting out of car and opening front door, waterfalls, Devon Horse Show, show jumping, open jump event, harness event, judges awarding awards to winners, Paoli station, train stopped at station, Philadelphia cityscape, Da Vinci Ristorante, server giving menus to women seated at sidewalk table, antipasto, Rittenhouse Square, clothesline art exhibits, Shofuso Japanese House and Garden, Fairmount Park, boat pov Port of Philadelphia, Delaware River, showboat tour boat, destroyers, battleships, aircraft carrier, remains of sunken ship, woman boarding USS Olympia, Admiral Dewey, Manila Bay, metal footprints on deck, Bookbinder's Restaurant, Albert Taxin showing Susan Smith how to hypnotize lobster, city streets at night, crystal chandelier, Debutante Coming Out Party, Debutante and mother greeting guests on reception line, Bellevue-Stratford Hotel, neon sign of CR nightclub lit up at night, nightlife, woman and man dancing on dance floor for onlookers seated at tables, floorshow, couple seated at nightclub table, onlookers applauding and smiling, Warwick Hotel neon sign, smorgasbord buffet table, July 4th cake, Mummers Parade, train passing through station, high rise buildings, Elfreth's Alley, Benjamin Franklin statue in Franklin Institute Memorial Hall, Liberty Bell, Mill Grove House, Betsy Ross House, show jumping at Devon Horse Show, Da Vinci Ristorante, server giving menus to women seated at sidewalk table, Warwick Hotel smorgasbord buffet table, cityscape, showboat tour boat on Delaware River, Independence Hall, Shofuso Japanese House and Garden
DN-LB-356 Beta SP
United Newsreel
Aspects of U.S. industry including public information, agriculture, transportation, and water power.
Excerpt from film entitled "Power Behind the Nation." It opens showing glimpse of two men on a park bench, discussing a newspaper article, followed by views of men at work in a radio broadcasting studio. Next is shown a Western theme set being constructed for a motion picture, at a Hollywood film studio back lot. Closeup of Director and crew filming an actor on horseback as he rides up to a wooden building displaying a Dance Hall sign. Next, a director and film crew are seen working on an elaborate set with a chorus of women in white gowns. Scene shifts to film makers watching a finished production dealing with colonial era America (ostensibly an educational film). Another film is seen being made at a set resembling a European town. Next, views of American farms are shown with various crops under cultivation, including fruit orchards.Farm machinery is seen in use, including Tractors, harvesters, and combines. Grain is shown being harvested and processed in the field, and cotton being picked. Closeup of cotton bolls on the plants. Men are shown collecting sap from sugar maple trees in the northeast U.S. for making syrup. In the U.S. Northwest, a flock of sheep is seen grazing in a field. A herd of cattle are shown in the Southwest, U.S. A field of grain is shown and then a section of crops irrigated by small ditches. Then a large man-made irrigation canal is seen. View of a ramshackle building and yard in a desert. Women harvesting vegetables from irrigated plants. Apples being sorted by machine. A pair of steam locomotives pulling a train and a diesel locomotive pulling freight cars, all ostensibly carrying fresh produce to market. Several shots of railroad freight trains in different settings. A truck moving along a country road. A tugboat working beside a large ocean-going cargo ship on a river in the U.S. More shots of ships and inland canals. A ship passing under the Golden Gate Bridge in California. An aircraft under construction. Passengers deplaning from a continental Airlines DC-3 parked on a ramp. A prototype U.S. Navy Lockheed XR6O-1 Constitution aircraft taking off. (Only two R6V aircraft were made, Bureau Numbers 85163 and 85164.) A Sikorsky helicopter in flight. Closeup of Captain in cockpit of a TWA Boeing Stratoliner airplane as it taxis out of parking place. Industrial buildings close to a river with water flowing below a dam. The Grand Coulee Dam on the Columbia River in the U.S. state of Washington. Location: United States USA. Date: 1947.
Creed III: fight in the movies
Radio France: filmed programmes
HISTORIC EVENTS IN ART
VARIOUS HISTORICAL EVENTS DEPICTED IN DRAWINGS. / VS OF AMERICAN NEGRO SLAVES / CARTOONS AND PAINTINGS / VS OF THE AMERICAN WAGON TRAINS OF MANIFEST DESTINY / VS EARLY AMERICAN CONGRESS / LEWIS AND CLARK EXPEDITION SCENES AT THE FEDERAL HALL IN NEW YORK CITY WHERE GEORGE WASHINGTON IS SWORN IN AS THE FIRST PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. / VARIOUS STUDIO CAMERA MOVES THROUGHOUT.
Focus: [issue of 01 March 2023]
France 24
MELODRAMA; 1937
17:00:30:00,Opening credits (sound is low on VHS version), CU of script on desk, hand descends with a rubber stamp and stamps the front "Final Shooting Script.", Pages turn showing text, Ext. of farmhouse at night, Int. house, Esther and little brother enter, remove their coats and hats, The Blodgett family sits in living room together, father looks at pictures through a handheld viewer, Grandmother sits in chair, scolds Esther, Other grandmother sits in chair knitting (Esther consumed by the movies, reads fan magazine), "You better get yourself a good husband and stop thinking about Hollywood.", Lots of talk about going to Hollywood and what a bad influence movies are on her, Esther gets hysterical "I'm going to be somebody", Esther cries in her room, is comforted by grandmother encourages her to go to Hollywood and become something, Granny rocks in rocking chair, Ext. train station, Esther and grandmother walk to track, Esther waves goodbye, Hollywood Hills scenery, text appears over it after a few seconds (17:09:56:03), Poolside, people lounge on deck chairs with umbrella tops, diver dives into pool (17:10:07:13), Los Angeles street, bus drives up towards camera with Los Angeles posted as its destination (17:10:18:19), Train does same as above. "City of Los Angeles" on front, Plane does same as above, Ext. Grauman's Chinese Theater, camera pans across it to the street (17:10:27:00), Esther carrying suitcase on sidewalk, looks at theater admiringly, CU of Jean Harlow's prints in cement (17:10:44:00), CU Harold Lloyd's prints in cement, CU Joe E. Brown's prints, CU Shirley Temple's prints, CU Eddie Cantor's prints, Esther steps into the footprints of Norman Maine, CU classified advertisement for apartment ("No Cowboys"), Esther enters the lobby, speaks to grumpy desk clerk, registers, Esther enters casting office, speaks to receptionist, Row of switchboard operators at work, Esther cries and is comforted by Andy Devine, CU drink being made at tropical bar, Int. bar with tropical decor, Esther sits and drinks with friend, they toast. Esther drinks milk that has a punch, CU Esther's rooming house bill. Kennedy tears up bill and throws it over his shoulder, Sign: Hollywood Bowl (17:18:39:29), Int. Hollywood Bowl, stage in slight distance, Esther sits with friend in audience, Norman Maine enters with glamorous date, Norman drunkenly stumbles to his seat, Newspaper photographers snap pictures of him, taunt him, Norman fights with photographers, Int. Esther's room, she writes letter, greets her friend, they talk, Int. cocktail party, waiter carries tray of cocktails, Esther in maid's outfit serves canapes, Esther serves canapes to Norman Maine, Esther in kitchen (monitor top refrigerator), Norman talks to her, Norman and friend argue, CU token ("good for amusement only") held in palm of hand, Maine orders scotch and soda to incredulous bartender at party, Norman's date enters kitchen, looks at Esther scornfully, whacks Norman over head with platter, Norman sees Esther to her door, kisses her on the cheek, Norman, in bed, talks on the telephone, Norman gets up and look through phone book, dials phone, CU racing form, Norman speaks to Esther on old phone, Esther hangs up phone, CU of "Studio Call Sheet" and "Production Slate.", Esther in costume is primped by makeup and wardrobe men, Lighting man smokes in her face, costumer fixes costume, make up man inspects face and flicks at it, man with bug sprayer sprays all over Esther, man with tape measure comes up to Esther's face, Microphone dollies to camera, Director sits by camera (great movie making scene with director yelling "QUIET"), Norman visits Esther on the set, Esther sits in producer's office, Esther signs contract, studio chief speaks to Esther, Esther speaks to writer typing her biography, making it up as he goes along, Great scene of studio heads coming up with new name for Esther Blodgett, CU hand on buzzer, everyone says Vicki Lester, Radio news announcer speaks on microphone in radio studio, describes Vicki Lester, Montage of Esther practicing walking with book on her head, Esther sits before overzealous makeup artists, draw, push and pull on face, put on blood red lipstick, put powder on face, shake heads no, very overmade up, Int. studio comissary, actors in costume sit at tables eating (man in Indian headress), Norman sits at Esther's table, they talk, he breaks egg and puts salt on it and pepper, Vicki faints when Norman makes deal with studio head, A Norman Maine picture is screened in theater, Audience watches movies, CU hands held, Norman and Esther sit in audience, Ext. movie theater, marquee reads "Premiere Tonight.", Patrons leave the theater, walk out to the street reacting positively to movie, Ext. Cafe Trocadero, cars pull up outside (17:53:07:10), Los Angeles skyline, hilltop view of city at night (17:53:21:04), Norman and Esther watch boxing match, Great boxing match with knockout punch, Crowds leave after fight, Esther and Norman get married by Justice of the Peace while prisoners in nearby lockup make remarks, Ext. courthouse, Norman and Esther emerge newlywed, Man races into courtroom and grabs phone to phone in scoop, Car pulls silver metal trailer along country roads, Esther attempts to cook dinner in the rocking trailer, Norman tries to take shower in narrow, rocking trailer, Norman and Esther tour lavish estate, they kiss, interviewed by the press, Montage of Norman Maine movie poster, mail dumped from mail sack, entertainment newspaper headline, Norman putts golfball around living room floor, Esther enters dressed in pilgrim costume, they kiss, eat in room, Man delivers telegram, CU Oscar banquet program/invitation, Int. banquet hall, Announcer stands beside the Oscar statuettes. Classic 1930s Oscar ceremony, Esther rises to accept her Oscar, Esther gives acceptance speech, Norman bursts into the hall, interrupts Esther's speech in a drunken stupor ("I got one, they don't mean a thing"), Norman asleep in living room chair, Esther emoves his shoes, Oscar on floor, Norman and studio head speak about Norman sobbering up, Sign: Racing - Santa Anita Park (18:33:54:05), Camera pans across park from horses to audience, Nice race track shots, Norman drinks in bar, Norman punches man in bar lounge. Crowd races in, Int. courtroom, Norman appears before judge, Lawyer, judge and court stenographer goes through pleads of drunks ("I think I'm guilty, your honor"), CU wreath that says "HAPPY NEW YEAR.", Press take photo as Norman gets out of drunk tank, newspaper with scandal headline, Eyes of Norman seen in bed, listening, CU Oscar in display cupboard, Esther cries, willing to give it all up for Norman, Norman walks out to the beach at night, swims in the ocean at sunset to his death, CU of tide washing over Norman's discarded clothes on the shore, Newspaper headline about Norman's death, Ext. church, Esther in mourning dress is escorted out of the church, is mobbed by fans, takes off mourning hat and screams in agony, Esther and grandmother talk in living room, Granny gives her another pep speech, Ext. Gruamman's movie theater for premiere, neon sign: Vicki Lester, Announcer gives commentary on arriving stars, Esther emerges from car to warm applause, Andy Devine accompanies granny at premiere, Granny speaks into radio microphone, Vicki speaks over the radio microphone, Page from script detailing final scene of Esther, The End
Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara. A film about the California city of Santa Barbara in 1975. 1970s, California, Santa Barbara, sunrise, dusk, aerial highway, aerials, cityscape, stately homes, Santa Barbara County Courthouse, aerial highway, Trinity Episcopal Church, mountain, bell tower, aerial highway, train, street scenes, Anacapa Street, traffic light, people riding bicycles, City Hall, woman holding child's hand running on grass, penny-farthing, De La Guerra Street sign, public parking sign, Santa Barbara Mission sign, Hope Ranch Riding Club sign, The Harbor sign, Santa Barbara Winery sign, Hope Ranch sign, horse crossing sign, school crossing sign, children playing soccer, fire engine, Santa Barbara Police Station, policeman, people riding bicycles, El Paseo Restaurant, people eating in courtyard, people talking and eating, fountain, balcony, antique street lantern, street lanterns, Meridian Studios, bell, garden, brightly colored flowers, decorative details on building, fountain, fish, cargo ship, Santa Barbara Harbor, sailboats, rowboat, seagulls, bait tackle and smoke house, fisherman cleaning fish, people fishing off pier, surf rolling in, surfers carrying surfboards on beach, people surfing, women sitting on beach, seagull grooming itself, people jogging on beach, surf rolling into beach, seagulls taking off in flight over beach, women playing beach volleyball, stately homes, residences, golf course, people playing golf, aerial lake, person riding bicycle next to lake, paddling of ducks, slow motion men playing tennis, horse farm, harness racing horses being trained in paddock, woman riding horse over jumps in paddock, horse grazing in pasture, agricultural fields, mountainous area, polo match, sun shining through trees, Santa Ynez Mountains, Cold Spring Canyon Arch Bridge, sunset, time lapse clouds rolling in
US CHINA PING PONG DIPLOMACY: LOS ANGELES ARRIVAL & MATCH
ORIG. COLOR 400 SOF. MAG. CU CHINESE COMMUNIST FLAG FLYING FROM NOSE OF PLANE JUST LANDED AT L.A. AIRPORT. SHOT OF CHINESE PLAYERS DEPLANING, WAVING TO CROWDS. PLAYERS TOURING UNIVERSAL CITY STUDIOS. OBSERVING ANIMAL TRAINING, MOVIE SETS, ETC. FOOTAGE OF L.A. COMPETITION. SHOTS OF ANTI- MAO DEMO. OUTSIDE COMPETITION HALL, PEOPLE WAVING SIGNS, FLAGS, ETC. " GOD YES-MAO NO ". INSIDE HALL, HIGH ANGLE VIEWS OF COMPETITION. CI: GEOG: CALIF. , L. A. SIGNS: DEMONSTRATIONS. FLAGS: CHINESE. DEMONSTRATIONS: L. A. , CALIF. AVIATION: PLANES: COMM: TRANSPORT. SPORTS: TABLE TENNIS. U. S. RELATIONS: CHINA.
DWZ-8 Beta SP
SHORT HISTORY OF JAZZ
8 p.m.: [21 February 2023 broadcast]
A2 / France 2
AIRMAN
Fighter planes landing on runway, Jet taxies to hanger, signalman, Pilot in cockpit, Pilots in locker room, Wife and child wait in car for pilot, Men service plane, Capitol building, Military staff meeting, Industry board meeting on Air Force needs. Drawings, Draftsman in studio, Men review blueprints, Craftsmen press parts for jet, Women work on electronics, Plane parts being assembled, Plane taxies to runway, Plane takes off, Planes fly in formation, Plane taxiing on runway, Men service plane by hanger, High school graduation, Young couple on high school steps, Young Smith under car in driveway, Smith and girlfriend watch jet flying overhead, Smith talks with professor, Smith talks with Air Force flyer, Smith walks into recruiting office, Sworn into military, Army barber shaves heads, cadets watch and wait, Basic training inspection, Marching drills, Soldiers taking aptitude test, Exercise drill, Men in classroom, Men marching, Men in bunks, Smith studying in library, Men watch divers by pool, softball game, Men singing in service, Graduation into Air Force, Smith dons uniform to go home on leave, Smith in uniform walks down street, girls turn and look, Mom greets Smith in front of suburban house, Family picnic, Smith and girlfriend, kiss, Parents see Smith off, Train races across country, Jet engine school. Classes, hands on, Diagrams of jet engines, Studying in library, Men check out airplane, Smith on tennis court, Girlfriend and Smith at military dance, Smith and new wife drive off, cans on car, Planes on field, Men board plane, Plane in air, Map of Japan, Geisha girls, Map of polar region, Plane flies over snowcapped mountains, Camels on desert, Montage of faces of crew members, Smith checks out plane for flight, Smith in locker room, Men in recreation hall, ping pong, Men scramble to planes, Men strap into fighters, Planes take off in succession, Men plot course in direction center, Planes in formation, Tracking tower, Planes dive, Simulated battle, Planes turn home, Planes peel off over base. Come in for landing, Planes touchdown on airfield, Smith at home with family, Smith and family pull into parking lot, Men climb onto aircraft, Signalman waves plane onto field.