My films

The 'My films' feature allows you to build a personal list of films from the Moving Image Archive catalogue. To add films to your list use the 'Add to my films' button on the full description page for each film or in your search results.

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To create a list that you can access from any computer at any time, you need to register online and get a National Library of Scotland password. If you have an NLS password, you can log in now to create your films list.

'CAPITAL AT WORK' added to 'My films'.

Films with clips

'CAPITAL AT WORK' thumbnail


A look at the Scottish Stock Exchange from its beginnings in the 17th century to the official opening of the present building on 22nd July 1971 by H.R.H. Duke of Edinburgh. Shots of the interior and exterior are shown, and behind-the-scenes activities of the work carried on are glimpsed, with explanations of the work carried out by stockbrokers and jobbers.

Film clip available