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Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Film Awards for Winning Stars


Series Name
British Movietone News


Issue No.
Date Released
13 May 1948
Date submitted
10 May 1948
Date submitted
11 May 1948
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Zoo Spring-Clean
  2. 2Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Olympics - US Diving Possibles
  3. 3Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Youth and Recreation
  4. 4Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Film Awards for Winning Stars
  5. 5Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Churchill Opens All-For-All Congress
  6. 6Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Trailer - Army Apprentice School
  7. *Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: The Chester Cup

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Story No. within this Issue
4 / 6
Section Title
Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Daily Mail National Film Award. DESCRIPTION: At the Daily Mail Film Awards, Margaret Lockwood again received Best Actress. John Mills was voted Best Actor. SHOTLIST: KS MS three Oscars. CU Lord Rothermere. CU Lady Rothermere. Jean Simmons arrives, received by host. Preceded by Mr and Mrs J Arthur Rank. Arrival of Valerie Hobson, Stewart Granger, Patricia Roc, all individual close ups of them. Arrival together of Anna Neagle, Herbert Wilcox and Michael Wilding. Don Iddon entering, pan of him walking across floor. Harold Wilson enters shakes hands with Lord and Lady Rothermere. MS & SCU Wilson addressing the gathering, speaks about British films. Lord Rothermere speaks of Margaret Lockwood. Lady Rothermere presents award to Margaret Lockwood. She says a few words. SCU John Mills chatting, he has beard and moustache. SCU Mills speaking. Herbert Wilcox receives Award from Lady Rothermere. Rank shakes hands with Lockwood and Mills to finish.
Performing arts; Awards and honours
London; Dorchester Hotel
Card file number
Lionel James Gamlin
Martin Gray
Paul Wyand
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