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Title:CHRISTMAS 1945 : THE HOMECOMING CHRISTMAS [Main Title]
Film Number:MGH 2753
Summary: Christmas greeting from the management and staff of an unknown British cinema to its patrons.
Description: This studio set short film features men and women in uniform, older and younger civilians and children celebrating Christmas in a family home setting singing the first few lines of numerous popular, traditional British, Christmas and New Year songs. A brief voice over near the end of the film wishes the patrons of the cinema a Merry and Christmas and a Happy New Year from the staff and management mentioning that this Christmas is the first time since 1938 that they able to use the traditional greeting wishing for "Peace on earth and goodwill to all men".
Personalities, Units and Organisations:
Physical Characteristics: Colour format: B&W
Sound format: Sound
Soundtrack language: English
Title language: English
Technical Details: Format: VHS
Number of items/reels/tapes: 1
Running time: 4 mins
Notes: A curious film, particularly for those interested in traditional songs, probably made by a small production local production company.
There are no credits on the film.