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  • Short Summary

    Conference delegates at country house, touring industrial site and coming out of cathedral.

  • Description

    CEA Conference - late 1920s.

    Location of events unknown.

    Group of men and women walking about in garden looking at flower borders etc. CU pan on birds in cages. CU ladies having tea. Scenic view looking out toward rolling hills; a few men sit round a table on a lawn. Shots of larger group of men; talking; shaking hands; etc.; then in group pose.

    Following this; a series of many shots of the group touring industrial site (?). Pan across the large group of men, and one small boy. Inside a work shed, the men watch molten metal being poured into moulds. Looking at various machines; workers operating machines and tools; etc. Man demonstrates an early lawn mower (?); a bulky contraption.

    CUs Men and women outside old cathedral or church w/ intricate front. Wider shot; crowd leaving cathedral; walking toward camera.

    Organisations; industry; labour; architecture.

    Note: not sure what CEA stands for in this instance - Cinema Exhibitor's Association? Combustion Engineering Association? SL.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2414.18
    Media URN:
    76547
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:09:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:31:00 / 01:50:31:00
    Canister:
    ON 331 E

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