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Podcast: The Movietone Years – episode three

“Soho in the 1940s”

The third podcast in “The Movietone Years” series describes the sights and sounds and people of the area around Movietone’s headquarters at 22 Soho Square.  As well as being a hub for film production, especially for all the newsreel companies, it was a cosmopolitan area with markets, restaurants, bars and delicatessens. The following articles relate to the subject of the podcast: Soho in the 1940s 66 Years ago: Movietone News, the first days Click on the player below to listen to this week’s episode:

English: half-timbered gardener's hut Soho Square.

Half-timbered gardener’s hut Soho Square. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

You can also click on the link below (works for iPad and iPhone) or right click on the link below to download an enhanced version with images, chapters and links (AAC, m4a file): The Movietone Years – Episode three.

© Terence Gallacher and terencegallacher.com, 2012.  Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Terence Gallacher and terencegallacher.com with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.

For other Podcasts in the series click here.

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