Albert Critoph introduced to film when he received a present of a toy projector. At 14 started as pageboy at an independent cinema in the West End of London. Moved to various News Cinemas as a rewind by at the Cameo. Worked up to a projectionist in Piccadilly. Moved to various cinemas during the war years as a reserved occupation. Merton Park studios on photographic sound production. To BBC as holiday relief working in all the many BBC outlets.