The Nuffield Organization presents
SCIENCE BEHIND THE CAR
Produced by Associated British-Pathe
Reel 1. WS A Morris Minor driving down a street, it turns towards camera and finishes on the curb. CU the wheel. The narrator says "Ah naughty - that's not the way!", but continues to tell...
Various shots of Morris Minor car driving in London in the 1950s.
Car stopping and starting and in traffic around Marble Arch and turning at speed.
Piccadilly Circus traffic stopping and starting and people crossing over to Eros statue.
Hungarian composer Zoltan Kodaly dies. Flashbacks to his life and scenes at the funeral.
The Nuffield Organisation test their engine and car design
A Morris Minor is put through some tough tests.
Documentary detailing Gagarin's training and flight into space. c. 1961