• Short Summary

    Denis Andre may live in the centre of London but that does not stop him building a boat in his front room.

  • Description

    Islington, London.

    Panning shot along a grimy North London street - in a flat above one of the shops a resourceful man is building his own pleasure boat in his living room.

    Interior. C/U of boat design plans lying on a bench, tilt up to show Mr. Denis Andre and sons working on a half constructed boat in their front room. C/U of Mr. A fitting levers into the control panel of the cockpit. M/S of the two boys cleaning the windscreen of the boat. Panning shot of the boat. Top shot of Mr. A and one of his sons at work on the boat. M/S, looking through the port hole, of Mr. A. fitting a sink into the small galley. M/S of the two boys polishing the boat - the narrator points out that Mr. A. has yet to work out how he will get the boat out of his living room and onto some water!

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Colour pictorials
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:46:00 / 01:56:33:00
    CP 579

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