The Story of British Pathé – The Birth of the News

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For more than half a century, the film and newsreel company British Pathé documented almost every aspect of everyday life in Britain and around the world. Covering everything from major world events and exotic foreign locales to the pageantry of state occasions and gritty social issues, the company amassed a unique documentary record of 20th-century life.

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A fascinating introduction to the history of the pioneering newsreel company British Pathé which documented all aspects of everyday life in Britain and around the world in the 20th century.

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The Story of British Pathé – The Birth of the News

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For more than half a century, the film and newsreel company British Pathé documented almost every aspect of every
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The Story of British Pathé – Voice of Pathé

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The voice that was synonymous with Pathé, above all others, belonged to Bob Danvers-Walker. His son Michael and f
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The Story of British Pathé – Entertaining Britain

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While the company was famous for its pioneering news reports, it also produced immensely popular “cinemagazines
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The Story of British Pathé – Around the World

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For more than half a century, film and newsreel company British Pathé documented almost every aspect of British l
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