British Guiana

British Guiana achieved independence as Guyana on 26 May 1966. 

 
 
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SUN, SAND AND BANANAS (1971)

A detailed and comprehensive examination of the developing economies of the Caribbean, specifically the island of St. Lucia and the ...

 

FALLS PATROL - BRITISH GUIANA 1966 (1966)

Film of the Falls Patrol in British Guiana.

Footage of the patrol and one of the soldiers talking about ...

 

PARADE NO. 38 (1966)

CINEMAGAZINE.

Items on the modern postal automated systems. Delivery of air-mailed flowers to Westminster Abbey from Jamaica; Spode Commemorative Plate made ...

 

QUEEN'S TRAILER (1966)

Extract of the Queen's activities from newsreels.

R.1: Visiting British Guyana, the first stop of the Caribean Tour since exception of ...

 

TAKAMA COOK (1965)

Film showing an army catering section at a camp in British Guiana.

Footage of the soldiers cooking is followed ...

 

BRITISH GUIANA (1962)

DOCUMENTARY. Dr Cheddi Jagan, Prime Minister of British Guiana, talks about the social and racial problems of the colony and ...

 
 

the ROYAL HAMPSHIRES IN THE CARIBBEAN (1961) enhanced entry

An 'on the spot' report by Julian Pettifer showing the rle of the Royal Hampshire Regiment in the ...

 

BREAD UPON THE WATERS (1960)

Story illustrating the work of an Anglican priest in British Guiana, and the shortage of priests there.

 

MAN IN MY SKIN (1960)

An overview of West Indies, as an aid to understanding West Indians in Britain. The film concentrates on the British ...

 

SPRING HOLIDAY 1956 (1956)

New York; "Florida" - Fort Pierce - Miami; "Caribbean Islands"; Cuba; Montego Bay airport; St Kitts - aerial shot of ...

 

DR. JAGAN IN LONDON TNR 211/53 (1953)

The desposed PM of British Guiana protests against susp[ension of the colony's constitution.

 

OVERTURE TO ALUMINIUM (1952)

Describes a bauxite mine in British Guiana of the Demerara Bauxite Co.

Aerial view of Mackenzie, British Guiana. Visit of the ...

 

PACKAGED POWER (1952)

Mining bauxite in British Guiana, the Saguenay Hydro-electic scheme and the aluminium smelting plant in Northern Quebec.

The mining of bauxite ...

 

BRITISH GUIANA - LOCAL SCENES (1951)

Scenes in British Guiana. Local village life; sugar cane plantation work; cattle ranching; forest bird life; Amazonian Indian village; river ...

CARIBBEAN

CARIBBEAN (1951)has video enhanced entry

A film depicting the Caribbean islands - West Indies, British Guiana and British Honduras - and highlighting the traditional customs ...

 

EL DORADO (1951)

DOCUMENTARY. The people, resources and industries of British Guiana.

RL.1 Credits (78). A chart showing the location of Guyana, the 'El ...

 

Jones Collection 1-26 (1950)

The Jones Collection is made up of films taken by the renowned epidemiologist and expert on tropical disease, Cenydd Richard ...

 

BRITISH GUIANA - 1948 - EISNER PERSONAL FILM (1948)

HOME MOVIES. Scenes of the sugar cane industry in British Guiana (Guyana).

Sugar cane loaded from boat onto a river bank. ...

 

NEW YORK AND BRITISH GUIANA - 1948 - EISNER PERSONAL... (1948)

HOME MOVIES. A trip to New York by the Eisner family, and scenes in British Guiana (Guyana).

View of Southampton docks ...

BRITISH GUIANA

BRITISH GUIANA (1933)has video enhanced entry

A film addressing the geographical conditions, agriculture, and industries within British Guiana.

A title explains that 'the low marshy coast of ...

 

EL DORADO

The geography, peoples and products of British Guiana. A shorter version of the 1951 36 minute film.