Scope and Contents
An undated 16mm black-and-white cinefilm without sound. Busy street scenes, farming scenes, elephant rides, coastal scenes and a view of a mountain range. Several scenes of Qutub Minar, Delhi, of road trips, street vendors, shikar and fly fishing. A note on the film can reads: 'India B&W original. Hyderabad. Jaipur. Simla. Delhi'.
- 1931 - 1937
Conditions Governing Access
With the exception of RCMS 20/3/1, the cinefilms may be viewed online with the University of Cambridge Streaming Media Service at:
For copyright reasons, researchers wishing to view RCMS 20/3/1, (Colonial Cinemagazine 29, Colonial Film Unit, 1950) should make an appointment with the RCS Librarian to view the film in Cambridge University Library. Email:
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright Cambridge University Library.
1 item(s) (1 cinefilm)
Language of Materials
Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
Generally fair condition, some scratching and fading.
Existence and Location of Originals
A copy of this film is available for viewing at University of Cambridge Streaming Media Service:
Existence and Location of Copies
Original at RCMS 20/3/16.
Finding aid date
- From the Series: Tymms, Sir (Frederick, 1889-1987, Knight and civil aviation administrator) (Person)