Photos: Ealing Studios gets broadband virtual tour

Photos: Ealing Studios gets broadband virtual tour

Summary: Passport to Pimlico goes broadband

TOPICS: Networking

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  • Passport to Pimlico goes broadband

    An interactive guide to Ealing Studios and its films has been launched by the British Film Institute (BFI).

    Jonathan Ross presents the guide to the studios, most famous for its comedies including The Ladykillers and Passport to Pimlico. During the tour, Ross talks to the user and helps them decide which of the film clips would appeal most.

    Photo credit: BT

  • Ross told "I'm hoping that when people access the site and go a little deeper than Passport to Pimlico they will look at other movies that don't get the showing on TV that they deserve - and find a neglected chapter of British cinema that deserves to live again."

    Ealing represents a golden age of British cinema which could be gone forever. Ross warned it was "shocking" how little support UK film got from the government. "If it wasn't for the Bond movies and Harry Potter we'd be dead on our feet," he said.

    Photo credit: BT

Topic: Networking

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