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  • Description

    Light.

    Various drawings of mountains and palm trees in prehistoric times. M/S diagram of Pithecanthropus, or Java ape-man. M/S of actor (Joe Noble ?) dressed up as the ape-man looking very pleased as he watches a fire. M/S of trees on fire. M/S of sticks rubbed together to make fire. Various shots of diagrams showing lights and lamps through the ages. A diagram shows how we see light and colours, and spectroscope with prism shows spectrum of colours and light. Men set up a telescope outside. M/S of a diagram of a house with a light on, someone shouts to turn it out and the moon behind goes out too.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/10/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    43463
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1312.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:53:00 / 01:14:22:00
    Canister:
    NSP 288
    Sort Number:
    NSP 288
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Light Educational Science Films
  • Stills

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

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