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    Great Britain

    Murut agriculture in Borneo in 1954-55.

     
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    Malaysia

    Training of the first 400 of Singapore's National Servicemen.

     
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    RHODESIAN SPOTLIGHTCentral African Federation

    Extracts from RHODESIAN SPOTLIGHTs, a cinemagazine.

    "Visit of His Grace the Archbishop of Canterbury". Geoffrey Fisher at Victoria Falls, Lusaka and Kitwe, and various mission in between. A visit to ...

     
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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'.

     
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    Great Britain

    Amateur film. Leith Harbour; floating dock; pumps; `Southern Harvester'; floating factory; gunner in corvette; pipes for blowing; playing the whale.

     
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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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    Great Britain

    Detailed survey of Cyprus today. Explains islands strategic location in relation to international politics. History of island outlined up to and from 1878 when Britain was asked to defend the island.

     
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    Rhodesia

    Local land inspector looks at farmer's land where poor farming methods by the "mostly idle" blacks has led to erosion. The women are coerced into carrying out conservation work and are pleased at the improvements in the crops.

     
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    Great Britain

    A film made to recruit Iraquis for the oil industry.

     
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    SIMBA 1955

    Great Britain

    Story of an Englishman involved with the Mau Mau in Kenya.

     
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    Central African Federation

    Four couples describe their holidays:- Kariba/Eastern Highlands, Lake Nyasa, Victoria Falls, Lake Tangyanika.

     
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    Rhodesia

    The development of the Federation of Rhodesia & Nyasaland from the visions of Livingstone and Rhodes, two generations ago.

     
  • MR. MENSAH BUILDS A HOUSE
    Ghana

    Comedy. Mr. Mensah entrusts the building of his house to his irresponsible nephew, who wastes all the money and materials. The situation is retrieved when Mr Mensah takes part in a government scheme that provides locals with free building ...

     
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    Great Britain

    Samoan cricket, ceremonies and other activities.

    The village of Vaipouli in Savii, the larger of the two main islands of Western Samoa. The boys from the government secondary school play Samoan cricket using a three sided bat with ...

     
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    Great Britain

    Promotional film advertising Gold Coast Government Premium Bonds. One lucky winner is seen collecting wads of banknotes. "Buy A Bond, Win A Prize", an intertitle suggests.

     
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    RHODESIAN SPOTLIGHTCentral African Federation

    Compilation of early Spotlights, no's 15-19, including - postal school, making ropes, growing tea and tobacco, Chirunda sugar estates, Umtali development, dam near Que Que, spotlight on railways, education ...

     
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    RHODESIAN SPOTLIGHTCentral African Federation

    Compilation of early Spotlights, no's 20-29, including - trout fishing, lake Miveru, cotton cultivation in Nyasaland, agricultural research station, new housing scheme in Bulawayo, new rail link, St. Peter ...

     
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    Tanzania

    Family life in Tanganyika, including everyday scenes, and the work of white nurses in improving the health and standards of the people.

     
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    TEA 1955

    Great Britain

    Historical introduction (tea in China, its arrival in Europe, etc.) followed by the presentation of tea industry in East Africa; plucking, growing, blending, packing, exports, etc.

     
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    Great Britain

    Amateur. Scenes in Tanga on the coast of Tanzania.

    View from bungalow looking over to coast - Pemba Island (?) Black servant with a large fish. Views of ships in harbour. Small fishing boats. Telecommunications tower. General views ...

     
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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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    Great Britain

    On Savaii. The largest island in Western Samoa. Children playing in the thick tropical rainforest. Matavai village. Dignified old men make speeches and use a fly whisk. Vaipouli village. Boys, wearing Siapo, primitive clothing made from ...

     
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    Nigeria

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

     
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    Nigeria

    The election and appointment of the new archbishop of West Africa, James Lawrence Horstead of Freetown, Sierra Leone who replaced Leslie Gordon Vining of Lagos at the Cathedral Church of Christ, Lagos.