• Short Summary

    Robotic arms are used to light a secretary's cigarette.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Title reads: "Lighter Side of the News - Atomic Robot A Handy Guy". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Philadelphia, United States of America (USA).

    CU Girl seated at desk typing, hands of robot coming forward and placing cigarette into girl's mouth. CU Robot's hand picking up box of matches, striking one and lighting girl's cigarette. SV Operator of the electronic device. CU Robot's hand placing lipstick on girl's lips. CU Robot's hands trying to clutch hold of the girl and the girl pushing him away.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material may date from around 14/03/1957.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2856.04
    Media URN:
    83009
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:20:00 / 01:05:16:00
    Canister:
    UN 2941 A

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