Posts Categorized: Film and video

UK première of Let It Be

The Beatles’ final film Let It Be had its British première on this day, with simultaneous screenings in the north and south of England. None of the group attended either.

World première of Yellow Submarine

The world première of The Beatles’ animated feature film, Yellow Submarine, took place on this evening at the London Pavilion on Piccadilly Circus.

George Harrison films a scene for Ravi Shankar’s Raga

George Harrison, accompanied by his wife Pattie, plus Ringo Starr, Maureen Starkey and Mal Evans, had travelled to California on 7 June 1968. The purpose of the visit was the filming of scenes for Ravi Shankar’s feature film Raga.

Filming: Hello, Goodbye

The Beatles filmed promotional footage for their forthcoming single Hello, Goodbye at London’s Saville Theatre on this day.

Filming: Magical Mystery Tour

The filming of the Magical Mystery Tour television special was completed on this day, with sequences for George Harrison‘s song Blue Jay Way shot at Sunny Heights, Ringo Starr‘s house in Weybridge.