Movies For Hospital Patients 1948

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    Unissued / unused material.

    Movies for hospital patients, Toronto, Canada.

    Exterior shot hospital with car drawing up outside. Man gets out and opens door. C/U side of van "Variety Club of Toronto", "Free Movies for Shut-Ins". M/S porter carrying portable movie screen from van, the driver carries the projector. They walk into hospital.

    L/S man clad in mask and robe setting up screen. M/S screen, pan to nurse tending girl in iron lung. M/S girl in iron lung and nurse. C/U girl in iron lung showing her reflection in mirror above her face. M/S man in mask and gown lacing up projector. C/U girl in iron lung. L/S screen showing credit titles. M/S ward with children lying in bed. M/S film playing on screen. M/S girl lying on bed. M/S film on screen. M/S doctors and nurses watching film and laughing. M/S little girl sitting up in bed looking on and laughing. L/S film on screen. C/U girl lying in bed and smiling.

    Date given on old records is 04/11/1948.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    64919
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2242.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:45:00 / 01:13:48:00
    Canister:
    UN 2043 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 2043 D
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