• Short Summary

    Roy Lichtenstein show at Tate + look at popularity of comics.

  • Description

    No title. Cartoons at the Tate Gallery - comic strip art show, London.

    Panning shot down Tate Gallery. Various C/Us cartoon-style artwork by pop artist Roy Lichtenstein. M/S Lichtenstein talking to Dorothy Herzka about his "Standing Explosion" sculpture. More shots of Lichtenstein work in exhibition.

    C/U boy laying on floor reading comics in living rooms. M/S woman reading cartoons in paper while holding baby; she picks up baby's bottle and puts it in his mouth the wrong way round because she is so absorbed in the comic. M/S man reading cartoons in newspaper while tipping breakfast cereal in bowl. C/U as he puts milk on cereal and takes spoonful. C/U as he lifts spoon - a plastic toy (free in cereal box) is on the spoon which he puts into his mouth while still reading paper. C/U as he makes face at camera whilst swallowing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2049.17
    Media URN:
    56548
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/01/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:07:00 / 01:20:32:00
    Canister:
    68/5

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