• Short Summary

    New style council houses are built for people in London's Canning Town.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Council Houses De Luxe".

    Canning Town, London.

    GV Old type council houses pan across the road to the new houses. GV The new houses. GV The front of one of the houses.

    SV Int. of the lounge. CU Heating vent. SV Looking from the dinner through hatch into kitchen. SV In the kitchen. SV Small boy going up the stairs. CU Boy at top of stairs. SV One of the small bedrooms. Pan along to show the second. of the small bedrooms. SV The main bedroom. SV The toilet and bathroom.

    GV Ext. Couple greeting "Mother-in-Law". and they walk into the house.

    SV Int. as the couple walk in with mother-in-law. SV The man phoning the contractors. SV ditto. CU Clock on wall. SV The wife showing her Mother the separate toilet and washroom. SV The Husband and wife pushing the Mother-in-Law's bed into position.

    SV Men working putting up a partition. CU The Husband watching. CU Man working on the partition. CU ditto. SV Door being placed on position. CU Hinge being fixed. SV The husband and wife taking the Mother-in-law into her new room. SV The Mother-in-Law's room as the wife walks out and closes door behind her. CU Pictures of the Beatles on the wall. SV The Mother-in-Law sitting on her bed.

    GV Ext. The Houses.


  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:26:00 / 01:17:54:00

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment