Preserving the British Movietone Newsreel Archive
The British Movietone newsreels captured some of the key events of the last 100 years. It is now securely stored in our central London film archive. It contains more than 550,000 film clips with a total run time of one million minutes.
This video, from an American TV show, explains the importance of the archive. All of the shots of films in storage were shot in our London centre.