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MARY'S LUCKY DAY

MARY'S LUCKY DAY (1952)has video enhanced entry

Dramatised advertising film for Lux toilet soap intended for African audiences.

The film opens with an African man sitting and playing ...

 

Matisonn Collection: 3: Rhodes Centenary Exhibition,... (1953)

Rhodes Centenary exhibition. Royal family. Pavilions, exhibits. Grave of Leander Starr Jameson.

Production / Donor Details: Films Shot by Leslie Matisonn

 

MAU MAU (1954) enhanced entry

The background to the Mau Mau uprising in Kenya and steps being taken to suppress it.

The film opens ...

 

MAURITIUS (1921)

TRAVELOGUE. Scenes around the island of Mauritius.

Credits. Titles (37). MLS island of Réunion viewed from a moving boat (44). MCU ...

 

MAURITIUS 1941 (1941)

Amateur film. Mauritius - local scenery and residents.

 

MCC TOUR OF SOUTH AFRICA - RHODESIA - ALLOM HOME MOVIE... (1930)

Amateur film of MCC cricket tour. War memorial. Cricketers visit Rhodes memorial. Percy Chapman filming (48). Open-air dinner party for ...

 

MECHANICAL WORKSHOP (1955)

The operation of a mechanical workshop (PWD IJORA) which repairs government machinery and property in Nigeria.

 

MEDICAL MISSION (1960)

The work of medical missions in Southern Nigeria, Sarawak, Nepal and South India.

 

MEDICAL TREATMENT IN THE FIELD BY 82ND WEST AFRICAN... (1945) enhanced entry

In the jungle around the town of Tamandu, Burma, a field hospital has been set up to look ...

 

MEN AGAINST THE SUN (1953)

Story of adventures of group of white people in building railway from Mombasa to Uganda in 1880.

MEN OF AFRICA

MEN OF AFRICA (1940)has video enhanced entry

Development programmes in Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika illustrate that "even in the midst of war, Great Britain does ...

 

MEN OF TWO WORLDS (1946) enhanced entry

An African music student returns home and has to defeat the witch doctor who dominates his tribe and take them ...

 
 

MENGO HOSPITAL (1930)

Amateur film. Run by the Church Missionary Society. Nurses going up to the cathedral (in colour). Cooking. Vaccinating boys of ...

 

MESSAGE OF THE DRUM (1930)

WEST AFRICAN COCOA PLANTATIONS.

 

MESSRS. J. WALKDEN'S STORE (1923)

No main title. "Messrs. J. Walkden's Store" (3). LS of the store, name clearly seen, a European man stands outside, ...

 

MILESTONE IN COPPER (1963)

The Alaska copper refinery near Broken Hill - runs through the processes of copper refining and the benefits it brings ...

 

MINING FOR COPPER - NORTHERN RHODESIA (1950)

The work of a copper mine in Northern Rhodesia. Examines the geology of Rhodesia and shows how and where the ...

 

MIRACLE OF ARO (1960)

An interview with Dr. Thomas Adierian Lambo>, the head of the Aro Hospital for nervous diseases in western Nigeria.

 

MITCHELL AND KENYON 652 HULL FAIR (1902) (1902)

Scenes at the annual Hull fair.

Replacement title (0.07). Man at boxing booth gesturing to unseen crowd.The man wearing a light ...

 

MIXED FARMING BY THE TOBACCO FARMER (1955)

The history of the ups and downs of the tobacco market and its effects on the growers.

 

MIXED FARMING IN NIGERIA (1948)

A Nigerian hand-farmer sees the benefits of his neighbour's mixed farm; the running of a mixed farm, including the cultivation ...

 

MORE POWER TO UGANDA.

Shows the progress being made in the advande of the scheme bringing electricity to Uganda. Describes the erection of overhead ...

 

MORNING ON MOUNT KENYA (1960)

'Adventure' film and indirect recruiting appeal for the British Army.

Two soldiers, Jeff Woodley and Kip Dormer, relax with ...

Morrison Collection: 1: Jekko Falls Hydro Electric Scheme : Pts 1 & 2 1937-1938

Morrison Collection: 1: Jekko Falls Hydro Electric... (1938)has video enhanced entry

Reels 1 and 2 of the Morrison Collection show the whole of the construction of the Jekko Falls Hydro Electric ...

 

Morrison Collection: 7: The Trip Home from Africa;... (1950)

(1) Ocean voyage home from Pateau in 1939 in M.V. Accra. with visits to Maderia which show the local scenery ...

 

MOUNTAINS OF THE MOON (1989)

19th century geographer/explorers Richard Burton and John Speke make two successive journeys together to find the source of the Nile. ...

 

MR LYTTELTON RETURNS FROM KENYA TNR 179/52 (1952)

Colonial Secretary Oliver Lyttelton visits Mau Mau territory and meets the senior chief of the Kikuyu tribe. Mr Lyttelton is ...

MR. ENGLISH AT HOME

MR. ENGLISH AT HOME (1940)has video enhanced entry

A day in the life of a 'typical' English family. Intended for African distribution.

After an opening shot of a policeman ...

MR. MENSAH BUILDS A HOUSE

MR. MENSAH BUILDS A HOUSE (1955)has video enhanced entry

Comedy. Mr. Mensah entrusts the building of his house to his irresponsible nephew, who wastes all the money and materials. ...

 

MR. SMITH (RHODESIA) (1965)

An interview with Ian Smith about the future of Rhodesia.

 

MUFULIRA 1930 (1930)

Amateur film of Mufulira, Northern Rhodesia: the mine, housing for Africans and Europeans. Testing water supply.

 

MUFULIRA 1935 (1935)

Amateur footage shot in Mufulira, Northern Rhodesia, showing how the mine and the community have developed since 1930

 

MUFULIRA HOSPITAL 1937 (1937)

Amateur footage of scenes in and around Mufulira Hospital, Northern Rhodesia.

 

MULENGA GETS A JOB (1951) enhanced entry

Mulenga is hired to do odd jobs in the grounds of a big house. However, another employee deviously tries to ...

 

MULENGA'S UNLUCKY DAY (1951)

Mulenga visits Lake Malawi and meets misfortune at every turn.

 

MY SONG GOES FORTH (1937)

INTEREST. A survey of the position of natives in various parts of South Africa.

r.1 Shots of natives in a busy ...

 

MZILIKAZI PROFILE (1970)

Looks at the work of the Mzilikazi Arts and Crafts Centre in Bulawayo in training African artists, particularly in creating ...

NAIROBI

NAIROBI (1950)has video enhanced entry

Travelogue of everyday life in Nairobi, Kenya, concluding with the ceremony granting the town the status of a city.

A British ...

 

NAIROBI (1934)

Amateur footage of scenes in and around Nairobi shot by Daniel Broad, British Trade Commissiner, Kenya 1934-1935. A house, the ...

 

NAKED EARTH (1957)

Adventures of an Irishman in 1890 Africa, who came to join a friend and instead finds his widow, a girl ...

 

NAKED PREY (1965)

African Safari adventure film: a hunting expedition comes to grief when they fail to placate the natives. But the leader ...

 

NATIVE LIFE IN EAST AFRICA (1945)

Native life in Tanganyika and Kenya.

 

NATIVE LION HUNT (1909)

ACTUALITY. A lion hunt in East Africa.

"Native lion hunt" (2). An African on horseback canters towards the camera (9). African ...

 

NATIVE TYPES, MANNERS AND CUSTOMS IN SOUTHERN NIGERIA (1924)

Footage of local life in Southern Nigeria.

 

NATIVES AT AYOGA MARKET (1925)

INTEREST. Scenes of African life in the Congo.

Main title (5). A mother sitting on the ground and surrounded by baskets ...

 

NATURE NEEDS YOUR HELP (1960)

Outlines the measures farmers should adopt to prevent soil erosion.

 

NAVAL GUN CROSSING THE VET RIVER DRIFT (1900)

A 4.7-inch naval gun being drawn across the drift by ox-teams. As the gun descends the steep embankment, it is ...