Archive / Films / Mallam Collection – Film 1


B&W. 8:14min. Kabul, Afghanistan. 1932-33. Film made by G.Leslie Mallam. Life in the British Legation at Kabul, Afghanistan. Compound and staff. Legation surgeon, Captain Edward Lucas, and dispensary staff at work. Mail delivered by lorry from Peshawar. Games of hockey and tennis. Scenes of skiing; mounted paper chase. The Legation stables. Duck shoot on the Qila Hashmat Lake, Bala Hissar. Scenes of fishing and trekking in Hazara country. (film with captions)


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