TITLE

National Screen Activities

PUB. DATE
April 1989
SOURCE
Image Technology;Apr1989, Vol. 71 Issue 4, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the role of the company National Screen Service in Perivale, England, in the upliftment of British cinema. It is stated that it was formed in 1926 and helped in the expansion of the British cinema industry by distributing publicity materials. It is informed that National Screen Service was also involved in the scripting and production of film trailers.
ACCESSION #
27331286

 

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