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    Doodling.

    Various shots of a hand doodling on paper and another on a phone book. M/S of a man doodling simultaneously with both hands. A woman in a bathing costume lies on the beach doodling idly in the sand with her finger, C/U of her doodle which is a heart. Various shots of modern artist (Joe Noble ?) and his creation. A waiter looks very annoyed when someone has doodled on the tablecloth.

    Various shots of Charles Dickens' book "David Copperfield" which mentions a boy who doodles. A diagram shows the character and his doodles which were skeletons because they were easy to draw. Various shots of different doodles and what they say about the characters of the people who do them. A girl in a bathing costume reclines. Various doodles of Adolf Hitler, a swastika, and Winston Churchill with a big cigar in his mouth.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/02/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    49572
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1540.30
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:52:00 / 01:55:16:00
    Canister:
    NSP 305
    Sort Number:
    NSP 305
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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