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Men-V-Monsters

Series

Series Name
Topical Budget

Issue

Issue No.
735-2
Date Released
28 Sep 1925
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Cathedral Wedding - On a Friday!
  2. 2Motorists in Miniature
  3. 3Men-V-Monsters
  4. 4After Tanks - ‘Toys’!
  5. 5And at Wigan Too!

Story

Story No. within this Issue
3 / 5
Summary
[1ST SUBTITLE]: "Guns, horse and foot in dramatic conflict in Wessex-Mercia ‘war’." A tank moves through the bushes towards the camera. A stationary tank. Camouflaged tank with gun crew. [2ND SUBTITLE]: "The men move up". Cavalry passing through a village. [3RD SUBTITLE]: "The monsters move up". Tanks moving across a field towards advancing cavalry and infantry. Long sequence featuring mock battle. [4TH SUBTITLE]: "'Of course we won - not ‘arf!'". Close-up of grinning soldier.
Keywords
Vehicles; Military
Length of story (in feet)
123

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Film Archive

Name
British Film Institute (BFI)
Email
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nonfictioncurators@bfi.org.uk
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footage.films@bfi.org.uk
Web
http://collections-search.bfi.org.uk/web
Phone
020 7255 1444
Fax
020 7580 7503
Address
21 Stephen Street
London W1T 1LN
Notes
The BFI National Archive also preserves the original nitrate film copies of British Movietone News, British Paramount News, Empire News Bulletin, Gaumont British News, Gaumont Graphic, Gaumont Sound News and Universal News (the World War II years are covered by the Imperial War Museum).
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