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Reference number: 0647

Date: 1935

Sponsor: [ Playhouse Cinema, Inverness]

Sound: silent

Original format: 35mm

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 2.00 mins

Description: Children queuing for a special performance of "Treasure Island" at the Playhouse Cinema, Inverness.

Shotlist: No credits. Pictures taken of the children attending special performance of 'TREASURE ISLAND'. Saturday 16 February 1935. The Playhouse staff, who watch over the "young fans". Oh my! Have they enjoyed "Jim Hawkins" adventures on Treasure Island. Look at them! (.32); Shots of queues of children (.40); - Blank - (.45); Shots of children entering cinema with commissionaire supervising (.52); Shot of billing, "Playhouse Cinema, Treasure Island, Anchor Aweigh! For Jackie Cooper and Wallace Beery, Treasure Island. February 11, all week." (.57); Various shots of people, mainly children, milling around cinema entrance (1.25); Posed shot of cinema staff resplendent in uniform (1.37); More shots of children going into the cinema (2.29)

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