• Short Summary

    Young unemployed women from Wales have come to London to join Miss Clayton's school of fashion.

  • Description

    (Note: the tape date given for this shotlist is faulty, the approximate date for this footage is 1937)

    SLATE INFORMATION: Hope Dawns for Girls of Derelict Areas

    WALES:
    EXT
    * * Music overlay SOT * *
    Various of factory chimneys / Young woman towards along street lined with terraced houses / Entrance to 'Employment Exchange for Women'

    INT
    Women at counter

    ENGLAND: London:
    Group of young women standing round woman posing on pedestal (at fashion school to be trained to be mannequins) (models)

    EXT
    Young women mannequin trainees exercising in yard, boxing, fencing

    INT
    Young woman having her eyebrows plucked / Young woman having a facial massage / Woman have a manicure / Hairdresser arranging trainee model's hair / Trainee mannequin undergoing walking exercise wearing bathing suit and high heels / Mannequin posing on pedestal surrounded by other trainee models posing / Miss Clayton (Owner of fashion school) arranging model (narrator voice-over "Miss Clayton guarantees to find jobs for the girls starting at ????3 a week, very different from their bleak prospects in Wales") SOT

    Vox pops Young women trainee mannequins
    Background: Young unemployed women from Wales have come to London to join Miss Clayton's school of fashion.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1MTA1KASEEYE0CX4BWW614TQE
    Media URN:
    VLVA1MTA1KASEEYE0CX4BWW614TQE
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/02/1937
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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