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  • Description

    Item title reads - Flight of fashion.

    London, England and Paris, France.

    M/S of the interior of an aeroplane with mannequins displaying various dresses, gowns and playsuits. Individual shots of the mannequins modelling, they are over from New York for a fashion show. The plane lands, various shots of them on the steps posing for the cameras. They are accompanied by an air hostess and move off to Customs.

    Various shots of new hats displayed in the paddock of Longchamps race track in Paris. Shots of ladies wearing various dresses of the latest design, including two wearing identical zebra striped gowns. A flashback shot shows a horse-drawn coach from about 20 years ago, people get off it and we see various shots of the styles of the day.

    Cataloguer's note: this item has a female narrator.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/07/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45685
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1404.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:43:00 / 01:20:44:00
    Canister:
    46/54
    Sort Number:
    46/054
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    fashion Fabulous Forties Fashion FFF - selected fashion trends 1939-1954
  • Stills

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

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