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News Archive for April, 2008

  • David Lean and Gaumont Sound News website launched

    A website exploring the director David Lean’s time at Gaumont Sound News has been launched. The site focuses on a period at the beginning of his career when, in January 1930, he left features to join the newsreels as a cutter. It describes why Lean was drawn to the newsreels and what he did, the […]