The Story of British Pathé

2016
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March 30, 2016

Expired 3.0 3 x
For more than half a century film and newsreel company British Pathe documented almost every aspect of British life, but it also captivated audiences with enthralling stories from overseas.
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March 23, 2016

Expired 3.0 2 x
While the company was famous for its pioneering news reports, it also produced immensely popular 'cinemagazines', which entertained cinemagoers for decades. Initially made to boost the nation's morale after the First World War, entertaining strands such as Pathe Pictorial and Eve's Film Review were designed to appeal to women who were interested in fashion, celebrities and movie stars - and offered plenty of handy hints for those running the home. In the 1930s, the arrival of synchronised sound...
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March 15, 2016

Expired 3.0 3 x
For more than half a century, the film and newsreel company British Pathé documented almost every aspect of life - the remarkable and the run-of-the mill, the extraordinary and the everyday.
1:00:00

March 8, 2016

Expired 3.0 3 x
For more than half a century, the film and newsreel company British Pathé documented almost every aspect of everyday life in Britain and around the world. Covering everything from major world events and exotic foreign travelogues to the pageantry of state occasions and gritty social issues, the company amassed a unique documentary record of 20th-century life. This series delves into British Pathé's amazing treasure trove of images, beginning with the work of the buccaneering cameramen behind Pa...
Episodes 2013

4. Around the World

3.0 14 x
How Pathé captivated audiences with stories from overseas in the age before mass tourism.(R)

3. Entertaining Britain

3.0 3 x
A look at cinemagazines such as Pathé Pictorial, Eve's Film Review and Pathétone Weekly.(R)

2. The Voice of Pathé

3.0 9 x
How British Pathé's commentaries provided stirring encouragement during the Blitz.(R)

1. The Birth of the News

3.0 8 x
A look at the work of the buccaneering cameramen behind British Pathé's newsreels.(R)
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