Black & White Films

an amazing life

WW1 Pilot & Observer | Scenarist | Screenwriter | Silent Film Director & Assistant Director | Editor | Gainsborough Writer

'from acorns mighty oaks grow' - favourite joc sentiment...

John Overton Cone Orton

- Bio -This site is a tribute to an amazing man amongst amazing men. Innovators of the arts and film technology in the breakthrough years inbetween WW1 and WW2, they were also part of the British war effort through stories, documentaries, anti Nazi comedies and British Ministry of Information (MOI) propaganda films and 'public information filler' shorts.


JOC Orton

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