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  • Description

    Note: Film contains a lot of library footage and so is from various locations.

    Film about how much work can be done in one hour of time. C/U Clock at 1.00 pan down to the pendulum swinging. C/U Man in deck chair. M/S Girl typing.

    C/U Watch at 2.00 o'clock. Various shots of bread potatoes, chips, tea, beer, cigarettes, all with titles over stating how much of each article is consumed in one hour. Titles overlaid on scenes of ships and tanks etc. stating the hourly expenditure on defence, also the distance warplanes can travel in one hour.

    Various quick cut stunt shots showing how many things can be done in one hour. M/S Woman at dressing table making up. The commentator concludes that ".. a lot can happen in one hour."

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/12/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    42790
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1282.26
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:30:00 / 01:46:30:00
    Canister:
    NSP 195
    Sort Number:
    NSP 195
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture
  • Stills

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

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