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  • 1955 : the year in Malaya
    Malaya

    Malayan Government propaganda.

    The film covers the first Malayan general elections, emphasising popular support for Tunku Abdul Rahman and the Alliance Party. Cabinet members are seen beginning work. "The new era ...

     
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    POST-WAR NAVAL OPERATIONSGB

    Admiral Sir Guy Grantham (Commander-in-Chief, Allied Forces Mediterranean) holds his first Area Commanders' meeting at HAFMED, Malta.

    Various Area Commanders and other Chiefs of Staff arrive, ...

     
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    POST-WAR NAVAL OPERATIONSGB

    Aerial views of jungle terrain filmed from one of the helicopters of 848 Squadron.

    Aerial views of jungle-covered hills. The tops of the ridges are obscured by a dense cloud layer which the ...

     
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    GB, [Malaya]

    Women of the Auxiliary Territorial Service, on duty in Malaya: girls operating switchboard, office workers, girls playing tennis, relaxing in sitting room and attending a lecture on Malayan geography.

     
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    Ghana

    Expert advice given to villagers to plant and grow vegetables for better yield and produce. Very similar to IT PAYS TO SPRAY.

     
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    Nigeria

    The making of Star lager from Nigeria.

    The film opens with the Star lager trademark as local music plays. As three African men sit outside drinking Star lager, a close-up of a tray reveals the company logo. The voiceover states that 'These ...

     
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    Great Britain

    Aspects of the major social problems raised by the rapid industrialisation of Northern Rhodesia; work done by the missionaries.

     
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    BLACK POD 1955

    Ghana

    Cocoa plantations in the Gold Coast (Ghana) and how they are affected by insects and the negligence of farmers.

     
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    Birch Collection

    Scenes in Sierra Leone

    Production / Donor Details: Films taken by John Birch. In the 1950s the John and Daphne Birch were mainly in Sierra Leone, where he was head of Unilever, and also held a position on the Legislative Council; ...

     
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    Bryan Collection

    Scenes in Mongu, Barotseland, and Lusaka.

    Production / Donor Details: Mr Bryan was an Education Officer in Northern Rhodesia from 1953 - 1961.

     
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    POST-WAR NAVAL OPERATIONSGB

    Visit of Commander-in-Chief, Italian Naval Forces to Malta, July 1955.

    (Part 1) Italian flagship Luigi di Savoia Duca Degli Abruzzi fires salute as Vice-Admiral Vittorio De Pace (C-in-C) ...

     
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    Great Britain

    Amateur film. Tanker leaving `Southern Harvester'; arriving Leith Harbour; `Southern Harvester' from the air; whale thrashing; whales alongside `Southern Harvester'.