back to top

Stunning Footage Shows London In The '20s Versus London Now

Director and producer Simon Smith has spliced together a 1927 film by cinematographer Claude Friese-Greene with his own footage. The charming result shows how little the city has changed.

Posted on
For six months I'd take my camera out at weekends, or occasionally be in a place and realise it was from the film. It would send a shiver down my spine knowing that 87 years ago a guy was doing exactly the same thing. I was very happy with the final result.

Watch the full video here.