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Laughing Gas

Synopsis
A popular comic song that was originally performed in the music halls of the 1830s by Mr W Smith. Transcribed for concertina accompaniment, it is here performed by Peter Honri at the City Varieties, Leeds.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Film; Film. 35mm, 16mm. sd. col. 4 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1968
Availability
Hire
Subjects
Music
Keywords
music hall; performances; popular music; songs

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Distributor

Name

BFI Film Bookings Unit

Email
bookings.films@bfi.org.uk
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Phone
020 7957 8938 / 8935
Address
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