String Pulling 1965

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    Filey, Yorkshire.

    C/U of a stork puppet peering around a low bush. M/S of puppeteer Roger Stevenson entertaining sunbathing holiday makers at Butlin's / Butlins holiday camp with his stork puppet. Various shots of Roger walking the stork up to a little boy. C/U of the stork pecking the little boy's nose. C/U of children sitting on the grass watching the puppet. Roger takes the stork over to a frame where he hangs it next to two other puppets.

    Various C/Us of a mother bear puppet, C/U of children watching as Roger makes ten baby bears appear from the mother bear's skirt and basket. M/S of the family of bears dancing in front of a row of children. Various shots of a clown puppet dancing - the clown holds a row of his own miniature puppets.

    C/U of Roger's face. M/S of Roger manipulating the puppet's strings. C/U of four Beatlesque puppets - 'The Cockroaches' - dancing, singing and playing guitars.

    Notes: cuts exist - please refer to separate record.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/12/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    3903
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    347.04
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:02:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:55:00 / 01:19:19:00
    Canister:
    CP 571
    Sort Number:
    CP 571
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