Documentary of the League of Nations titled 'Message from Geneva'. British policy towards League & its operational functions. Exterior view of houses of the Parliament and Big Ben. Speech of King Edward VIII, regarding opening of Parliament and League of Nations. Exteriors of BBC Broadcasting House in London and Post Office Headquarters. Man on telephone arrange radio broadcast from League of Nations in Geneva. Map shows post office radio land lines across Europe. Radio engineers prepare circuits. View of Canterbury Cathedral. Montage illustrates route from Geneva to England. BBC radio broadcast technicians at desks in London, switch to Geneva. Broadcaster in front of microphone in Geneva speaks.
Avenol speaks to camera. Economic section of the League of Nations in Geneva,Switzerland. Man along a corridor. Economic section meeting in small room. Economic Intelligence service. Mr Alexander Loveday speaks. Montage shots of financial districts. Statistical year book 1935 /1936.
Shows construction work on the new Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, which is being carried out by builders of ten nationalities. Interior Secretariat which is already up and running. Telephonists at work on switchboards. A meeting of League's Economic Committee. Shows a post room and post van leaving. Treasurer Seymour Jacklin. View of press office, journalists at desks, telephone booths and reporters telephoning in report. Under Secretary Frank Walters phones Radio Nations. He poses for camera. Views of Radio Nations building and Palais des Nations in Geneva.
View of Geneva in Switzerland. Old and new League of Nations building in Geneva. Scenes of the League's Secretariat Chamber, Counsel Chamber, and Library.
Views of Geneva: - Lake, buildings and hotels fly nation's flags. Delegates arrive at old electoral building in Geneva. French President Leon Blum Poses at League of Nations building.
League members arrive by car at the Assembly of League of Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. Swiss policeman on duty. Views of League's interior hall and assembly meeting in progress. Empty rooms of Council with a horseshoe shaped table. Council in session. Delegates leave after meeting including Maxim Maksimovitch Litvinov of Russia.