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London in the 1920’s – in colour


I wouldn’t usually post a one off like this but it blew me away this morning.
Incredible colour footage of 1920s London shot by an early British pioneer of film named Claude Frisse-Greene, who made a series of travelogues using the colour process his father William – a noted cinematographer – was experimenting with. It’s like a beautifully dusty old postcard you’d find in a junk store, but moving.

All credit to the BFI

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  1. May 20, 2013 at 13:06

    This is incredible footage, loved every second, thanks for sharing!

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