Nice item about the making of brushes.
Note: Location of events unknown.
Still of wild boar. M/S of three brush makers pushing large tree trunk. C/U of disk shaped saw cutting up log at a brushery. M/Ss of the long brush fibres (wild boar hair) being sorted through a steel comb. Workmen pan setting the bristles before they are placed into the handle of the broom. C/Us of man making decorators brushes. He first weighs the bristles, they are then "tufted" before finally being bound. C/U of bristles going through a machine. M/Ss of woman working at speed attaching bristle to the heads of brushes which includes a tooth brush. Man cuts head of brush with bow saw. M/Ss of old man holding brush. M/Ss of young woman brushing her hair in front of a mirror.