COLLINS PUBLISHERS

Workers and guests look on as Marshall the Viscount Montgomery of Alamein tours the new Collins factory in Glasgow. (clip)

This film is in copyright

This film is protected by copyright and is provided for personal, private viewing only. Please use the Hire, buy or ask a question button to ask about obtaining a copy of this film or a licence to use it, or to ask about its copyright status.

Find similar films

Subjects:

  • Media, communication and the creative industries

Genres:

  • Television news

People/organisations:

  • Templar Films

Decade:

  • 1960s

Related films

G.P.O. GLASGOW
1965 | bw | mute
FILMING "GREYFRIARS BOBBY"
1961 | bw | mute
DELTIC ENGINE
1965 | bw | mute
GREENS PLAYHOUSE
1965 | bw | mute
GLASGOW HERALD
1965 | bw | mute

Related biographies

Please read Understanding catalogue records for help interpreting this information and Using footage for more information about accessing this film.

Overall rating:

Title: COLLINS PUBLISHERS

Reference number: 5414

Date: 1962

Production company: [ Templar Film Studios]

Sound: silent

Original format: 16mm

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 2.16 mins

Description: The opening of the new Collins publisher building by "Marshall the Viscount Montgomery of Alamein", on Tuesday 27th November 1962.

Shotlist: ext. gv Collins (publisher) building (0.10) brief shots speakers addressing audience at ceremony, including Lord Provost Roberts, intercut with shots of audience; c/u plaque unveiled "this building was opened by Marshall the viscount Montgomery of Alamein on Tuesday 27th November 1962"; (1.14) the Viscount is presented with a gift; audience applauding (1.26) the Viscount is shown around the building shots various workers busy at their positions; using a large electric typing machine; typing pool; packing (2.16)