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    No title. New look comfort furniture and fittings, London.

    C/U spherical lampshade, pan to M/S modern room setting with girl laying on mattress. M/S girl lays down on the sculptural foam mattress. C/U ditto. Panning shot group sitting in four-seater "Crown Settee". C/U pan ditto. M/S girl on hammock chair. C/U ditto. M/S girl sitting on leather settee - part of very expensive suite. C/U as she puts her feet on the foot stool, a man sits beside her. M/S ditto. M/S settees. C/U modern lampshade, light goes out. C/U modern looking chaise longue. C/U girl gets into tumbling chair. The round chairs wobbles about but does not fall down.

    L/S, looking across Hampstead Heath at two spheres - narrator jokes they are UFOs. One of the spheres turns to reveal it is a chair (quintessential sixties furniture!). A girl appears in the chair. C/U girl in chair as it revolves.

    All the furniture shown are good examples of swinging sixties design.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/11/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56500
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2045.34
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:25:00 / 01:58:00:00
    Canister:
    67/91
    Sort Number:
    67/091
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    Sport & Leisure Fashion & Music Lifestyle & Culture
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    1960s design 1960/70s homes Interior Design Collectaholics Dissertation Swinging London Pop Art and Style
  • Stills

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