Meryl Streep is to star as renowned opera singer Maria Callas in an HBO film. Pathé produced quite a harsh newsreel about the singer’s 1958 Rome Walkout. Nevertheless it does include some of her legendary singing. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lhWf7RUp0LU
World War One began a century ago today. British Pathé holds one of the finest and most comprehensive war archives in the world. This playlist presents some of the key films from that horrific conflict: PLAYLIST
For the centenary of the First World War, we have launched a new YouTube channel dedicated to archive footage from that terrible conflict. There are also versions of the channel in German, Polish and Turkish.