Director: John Halas
The film shows how not to run a business, with the aid of Parkinson's Law, invented by Sir Norman Parkinson.
Four short films (Nos. 1 and 2 were shown at Olinda) made for the Festival of Britain. Paintings and drawings were specially executed to match the poems. ... Painter and Poet, No. 4: John Gilpin (by ... More »
A diverting and irreverent cartoon which explores Bruegel's painting of the 'Netherlandish Proverbs'. The painting attacks sin with the axe of satire, and illuminates with the lamp of pity. ... More »
A father reveals, with great embarrassment, the facts of life to his son. ... More »
The History of the Cinema presents a humourous record of moving pictures from the earliest beginnings to today. ... More »