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City Of The Air

Series

Series Name
Look At Life

Issue

Issue No.
272
Date Released
1964
Length of issue (in feet)
810
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1City Of The Air

Story

Story No. within this Issue
1 / 1
Summary
BFI synopsis: London Airport is expanding to meet the ever increasing flow of traffic soon expected to reach 10 million passengers a year. Gatwick is also being extended and there is a need for a new airport development at Stanstead.
Researcher Comments
Look At Life Series 21 comprises Issues 261-273.
Keywords
Aviation
Locations
England; Stansted Airport; London Heathrow Airport; Gatwick Airport
Written sources
British Film Institute Databases   Used for synopsis
The British National Film Catalogue   Vol.2, 1964, p.72
British Movietonews Listing
Credits:
Production Co.
The Rank Organisation Special Features Division
Commentator
Tim Turner
Support services
Wilfred Greatorex

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Film Archive

Name
Reuters Archive Licensing: Screen Ocean
Email
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Web
http://reuters.screenocean.com/
Phone
+44(0)1954 262052
Address
124 Horseferry Road,
London
SW1P 2TX
Notes
British Pathe Ltd (qv) also handles the Reuters Historical Collection, which includes the British Paramount, Empire British, Gaumont Graphic and Gaumont British newsreels.
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Name
British Film Institute (BFI)
Email
For BFI National Archive enquiries:
nonfictioncurators@bfi.org.uk
For commercial/footage reuse enquiries:
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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