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People and Leisure
peopleleisure.jpgIn this category we have included footage from sports as well as other footage showing people enjoying themselves and at leisure in their every day lives. Football is represented by a documentary on the history of Celtic and Ranger Clubs (The Big Clubs) as well as the historical 1953 game between England and Hungary showing Hungary’s victory. There’s female wrestling in London in the 60s and cricket footage from India.
Noted Eel and Pie Houses, by filmmaker David Furnham, records the historical development of  the first eel houses  brought to the capital by Dutch eel boats, as well as the tradesmen – the North London dynasty of the Cookes, the Nathans and the Harringtons of Tooting. Felix Greene’s One Man's China portrays the Chinese enjoying themselves, their sports, theatre and cinema programmes.
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Boys in park decide to go shoplifting

country of origin: United Kingdom

Oxen pull cart in Switzerland

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Shopping

country of origin: United Kingdom

Speed-boat racing on river

country of origin: Germany

Woman with bizarre teeth talks about the history of Harringtons shop

country of origin: United Kingdom

'barefoot doctors'

country of origin: China

Children playing

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Shots of English countryside

country of origin: United Kingdom

Factory kitchen and canteen

country of origin: China

Aerial view of canal

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