British Industries Fair - Birmingham 1957

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    Birmingham, West Midlands. The British Industries Fair shows off lots of British manufactured goods.

    VS of building equipment from Foden. VS plastic model Space men suspended in air. MS Salesman removes space man and puts back in air stream. MS Power Presses, and Electrical control equipment. GV Revolving platform of kitchens. CU Woman with Prunessy shears slicing 1/2 in. Sapwood. CU Woman placing steak in infra-red grill / oven, after 45 seconds the steak is cooked and a sample is handed to a spectator. CU Spectator tasting steak. CU Audrey Jennings (staring as lead in Annie Oakley) with a Sterling sub-machine gun firing at a target. CU Audrey Jennings with Sterling gun firing. CU Target. CU Everflowing oil tap. MS Model cleaning stairs with vacuum cleaner. CU Cleaner. Top shot of model using vacuum cleaner. GVs of exhibition. CU Model sitting under home hair dryer, reading book. GV People in Exhibition hall. CU Sign 'British Industries Fair' Top shots of exhibition hall. CU Men at work on leading window. CU Finishing touches being put to Mayflower window. MS Robot made from castings. MS Heavy wheel turning. LS Brass House. CU Crowd. LS Exterior of BIF. MS Girl putting money in slot machine for cup of coffee, selecting taste, and drinking it. CU Demonstrating machine, people tasting cups of coffee.

    (Lav.) Old record suggests material dates from around 06/05/1957.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    82795
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2844.16
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:05:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:08:00 / 01:50:29:00
    Canister:
    UN 2960 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 2960 B
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