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FILMING HISTORY: THE MEMOIRS OF JOHN TURNER

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Sandra Houlton <[log in to unmask]>

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BUFVC are pleased to announce a new publication and award:

FILMING HISTORY: THE MEMOIRS OF JOHN TURNER
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The British Universities Film & Video Council is pleased to announce the
publication of  Filming History, the Memoirs of John Turner, formerly of the
newsreels Gaumont-British News and Pathe News, and was Royal Rota Cameraman.
This is the first biographical account of someone who worked for the British
newsreels to be published in over twenty years.

John Turner worked as a cameraman for Gaumont-British News between 1937 and
1952. As a war correspondent he was attached to the Royal Navy and filmed in
the UK, North Sea, Mediterranean, Italy, North Africa, north west Europe and
the Far East. In peace time he filmed many classic news stories, and was in
India at the time of independence and Gandhi¹s assassination. In 1952 he
became the royal cameraman for the Newsreel Association, filming the royal
Commonwealth tours and numerous exclusive royal events. Between 1962 and
1970 he became production manager and then news editor for Pathe News.

THE JOHN TURNER PRIZE FOR NEWSFILM STUDIES
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To commemorate the publication, BUFVC is also pleased to announce the
formation of the John Turner Prize for Newsfilm Studies, a new annual prize
of £200 for student essays on newsfilm and the history of newsfilm
production.  For more details of this, please see
www.bufvc.ac.uk/newsreels/prize .

For almost thirty years, the BUFVC has maintained a strong interest in
British cinema newsreels, from its custodianship of the Slade Film History
register in 1974 
to the on-going development of the British Universities Newsreel Database
(BUND) and the current programme of digitisation of newsreel documentation.

FILMING HISTORY: THE MEMOIRS OF JOHN TURNER

BUFVC, London, December 2001
Pbk, 256 pages
ISBN 0 901299 72 3

Price per copy: £35.00, including UK p & p:
BUFVC member's rate: £29.00, including UK p & p;   £5.00 postage and packing
elsewhere.

To order, please contact:
*****************************************
British Universities Film & Video Council
77 Wells Street, London, W1T 3QJ
Tel: 020 7393 1500
Fax: 020 7393 1555
E-mail: [log in to unmask]
www.bufvc.ac.uk
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