• Short Summary

    Ministry of Information recruitment drive trailer for domestic hospital workers.

  • Description

    Title reads: "M of I - Government Official".

    Ministry of Information trailer - a recruitment drive for more domestic hospital workers.

    High angle shot nurses attending to patients on an outdoor terrace. Various shots surgeons at work in operating theatre. Various shots domestic staff at work in hospital kitchen. CU woman peeling potatoes. CU nurse bandaging hand. Domestic helper washing dishes. Nurse washing surgical equipment. Nurse collects tray of food from kitchen and takes it to small boy in bed. Empty ward - narrator explains it is empty because of a shortage of domestic staff. CU matron on telephone. More shots domestic staff at work. CU matron speaking to camera - she makes a plea for more domestic workers in hospitals.

    End title reads: "Your local Employment Exchange will give you full details.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2915.09
    Media URN:
    84122
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/05/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:04:00 / 01:14:25:00
    Canister:
    44/36 (TRAILERS)

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