Academic Dr. Joad at home, playing hockey and giving lecture at Birkbeck College.
Title reads: "C.E.M. Joad - away from the Brains Trust".
Various shots of academic Dr. Joad working in his study at home. We see him reading, taking notes and chatting with Mrs Van, his secretary. He lets in large black cat through the window. Various shots of Dr. Joad placing music roll into pianola.
M/S of Dr. Joad pushing bicycle along. Various shots of the doctor playing hockey on Hampstead Heath with group of young men and women.
Panning shot of Birkbeck College. Various shots of Joad giving philosophy lecture to group of students (natural sound).