Japanese Flower Arrangements Beware - Other… 1966

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
  • Description

    Chelsea, London.

    Japanese flower arranging is the latest craze to arrive - here demonstrated by Mrs. Akiyama and some upper class ladies.

    M/S of Lady Roberts making an Oriental grass and tulip display. Various shots of Lady R. adding finishing touches to her arrangement. M/S of a woman in a sari looking at a display of lilies and twigs. C/U of Mrs Cowe arranging daffodils and yellow tulips. C/U of Mrs C.'s hand taking a metal syringe from a box of special Japanese tools. C/U of Mrs C. squirting water on the flowers using the syringe. Various C/Us of different Oriental style flower displays - all very minimalist and incorporating twigs and bark.

    M/S of Mrs. Akiyama, dressed in a kimono, making a display from blossom, representing "beside the cool water". Mrs. A. adds purple iris to the black metal vase. M/S of Mrs. A adding her completed arrangements to a display table.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/04/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    3967
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    363.06
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:31:00 / 01:35:09:00
    Canister:
    CP 591
    Sort Number:
    CP 591
  • Appears in...

    Collections
    Cinemagazines
    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Untitled Viewspace
  • Stills

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
If you are a media professional and have seen some footage or stills you wish to include in your production, please contact us.
laurelhardy
2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
Family Of Twenty-Two In Rome

Family Of Twenty-Two In Rome

Enormous Di Paulo family - with 22 children.

Records Beaten By 2 Days

Records Beaten By 2 Days

Marvellous scenes of Mrs. Victor Bruce being welcomed after a record drive.

Tragic Air Disaster

Tragic Air Disaster

Wreckage of a French airliner in which honeymooning couple were killed.

I'm So Glad I Won A Singer

I'm So Glad I Won A Singer

Mr and Mrs Newman pose in the car they won at Cinema Garden Party Motor ballot. London.

Pre-Fabs For The Bush Aka Pre-Fabs For Africa - Cluster Prefabs

Pre-Fabs For The Bush Aka Pre-Fabs For Africa - Cluster Prefabs

A show demonstrates a new style of pre-fabricated home for use in Africa.

Dogs' Caravan Aka Dog's Home Is Caravan

Dogs' Caravan Aka Dog's Home Is Caravan

Quirky item about English Mastiff dog who travels in its own caravan.

Three Swans Can't Wait

Three Swans Can't Wait

Swans being fed after they learnt how to ring bell for service. Chelmsford, Essex.

Deep Freeze Mother

Deep Freeze Mother

Footage of mother sitting down with her baby and husband next to her.

Eviction Of Caravanners

Eviction Of Caravanners

People campaign against the eviction of caravan livers in Staines.

On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
WW1
There are some people who saw their mortality as really rather funny. Here are 12 of the best epitaphs.
laurelhardy
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
dancingqueen