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Can you believe your eyes? : Using film as evidence in history.

Actuality films

These early films record events as they happened, usually from a fixed camera and without editing or captions.

The Canterbury Tour

Clip from “The Canterbury Tour”, 1920. By courtesy of Screen Archive South East.

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