MG Car Club Ltd. Scottish Centre Dinner Dance, Edinburgh, the

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Places:

  • Edinburgh

Subjects:

  • Leisure and recreation
  • Sporting activities
  • Transport

Genres:

  • Amateur

People/organisations:

  • MICKEL, Douglas

Decade:

  • 1930s

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Title: MG Car Club Ltd. Scottish Centre Dinner Dance, Edinburgh, the

Reference number: 6275

Date: 1938, December 10

Director: [filmed by Douglas Mickel]

Sound: silent

Original format: 16mm

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 11.08 mins

Description: The annual MG Car Club Dinner and Dance, held on 10th December 1938 in Edinburgh. Dancing, prizegiving and good food and drink are enjoyed by all in attendance.

See also HOMEBUILDERS: Mactaggart and Mickel and the Scottish housebuilding industry ed. Miles Glendinning and Diane Watters, Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland, 1999.

Credits: p. George F. Simpson

Shotlist: title credits (0.08) various pans and views of party guests, dressed up in their best clothes, enjoying a dinner and drinks, some men smoke cigars. Tables are waited upon by waitresses in full uniform (1.36) prizes are awarded (3.46) and speeches made (4.19) dancing (10.17) some people stand at side, enjoying a cigarette, further gvs dancing (11.08) [ends abruptly (?), last few frames rolling in gate]