"When is a pot not a pot? When it's a lobster pot - for it really is a basket - !"
Nice M/S of two fishermen loading their boat with lobster pots. "Eve carries a wicked right on this job..." M/S of two women trimming reeds for making pots. C/U of tool being used on the reeds...
Documentary about life in Iraq - political history, religion, traditions, industry etc.
Fishermen in the Bahamas hit fish on the head, Austrian women soften hemp for spinning and bridal hairdos are seen at a Brussels hairdressing competition.
A look at lives of people living on volcanic island of Stromboli, off Italy.
Documentary tracing an extraordinary road trip between Leeds and India in 1924.
Travelogue featuring scenes in Newfoundland - crafts, work, livestock, families etc.
Item about rush weaving in Suffolk.
Great footage of the Wembley Exhibition of 1925.
Various scenes in the village of Bontoc in the Philippines.
Nicely shot film showing fishermen at work and women repairing fishing nets in Ostend.
Educational film about Cyprus.
The craft of rush weaving is featured - good C/Us of basket making.
Educational film about Cyprus - landscape, people, work, traditions etc.
Basket making at a factory in London.
Story of Carpets in the West Country
Fishermen in Italy, Hungarian writer in a caravan and the latest fashions for evening gowns.
A husband and wife team make thousands of clay pipes a week in their garden shed.
Servicemen and women learning to skills to help them on returning to post-war civilian life.
Documentary film covering the Queen's visit to Ghana and West Africa.
Fascinating and detailed look at Lesotho in South Africa, shortly after the country's independence.
Cottage industry - group of women and young girls dye, spin and weave.
Great documentary about the food production company Erin Foods. c. 1965
Beaches of Normandy then and now.
Processes involved in making curtain ties and tassels.
Malmata in the Sahara is featured - women and children pose for the camera.