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    Lather cream - shaving cream advertisement photo shoot in Brighton, Sussex.

    C/U male model shaving. He finishes shaving, dries face with towel and walks across room. He walks over to glass tank full of water, climbs up ladder, and steps into it. M/S photo shoot director talking to woman model in swimsuit. M/S director looking at man in tank. C/U electrician altering one of the lights. C/U director looking at man in tank. Photographer talks to woman in swimsuit, she gets into tank with male model. C/U photographer adjusting camera. M/S director walks into picture and kneels in front of tank, gesticulating. C/U electrician adjusting lamp.

    C/U photographer putting plate in camera. C/U couple in tank smiling as she strokes his chin. M/S photograph being taken. Director gets up and shakes his head. The photograph is not successful. He instructs the girl to get out of the tank. C/U model standing up and banging his arms in circles to start the circulation again. M/S girl model stepping out of tank. Man is handed a glass of rum. M/S male model gets back in tank. The director walks over to tell him what to do. Man in tank smiling with his nose just above the water level. M/S director and photographer. Director claps his hands together in an expression of success as the shot is taken. C/U male model in tank still smiling.

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    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:12:00 / 01:24:19:00
    NP 514
    Sort Number:
    NP 514
  • Appears in...

    Entertainment & Humour Trade & Industry
    Advertising Business (Ep.5) Man Shaving Consumerism - 1950s
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "male model shaving" - he's named by the commentator as Ricky Eaton.

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