Furniture Exhibition 1968

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    No title. Furniture exhibition at Earls Court, London.

    M/S stack of "Beauvale Jumbos" - stackable furniture made from foam, looks like modern art. Two girls approach the stack and make a low armchair of two pieces. C/U girl. M/S two girls and the Jumbo furniture assembled as a three piece suite.

    C/U of girl in a leotard sitting in lotus position on yoga bed. She gets off and opens up the stack to a low angled bed. M/S of a Mini with a flat pack three piece suite inside. Man opens door and takes out some of the furniture which is in flat boxes. C/U sign: "This three piece goes home in your car". C/U armchair being assembled. C/U man assembling furniture. C/U armchair assembled, man sits in it. M/S the "Sea Urchin" chair - looks like a big velvet beanbag. A couple sits in it then get up. C/U of the "Sea Urchin" chair, the dent in the chair rises and the beanbag goes back into spherical shape.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/02/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56560
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2049.29
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:35:00 / 01:33:37:00
    Canister:
    68/10
    Sort Number:
    68/010
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