Mannequins made for sales and crowded shops during sales in Germany.
Federal Republic of Germany (Western Germany).
Various shots showing moulding, building and finishing of shop window dress dummies. The eyes and mouths etc., are sprayed on with paint gun. Various shots of the naked dummies being loaded into van. Various shots of the men window dressers putting swimming suit on naked model in shop window. Man receives pinprick and turns around to see real live woman in swim suit. MV. Large store window with window dressers putting clothes on dummies, this section of film is speeded up. Various shots of the women shoppers looking in shop windows while husbands stand back. Various shots of women in store during sale ploughing through racks and racks of dresses. Various shots of the husbands still standing back inside shop. One man sits down and twiddles thumbs. Various shots of the women trying on hats, hats and more hats. CU. Women models with hat fashions on show. Various shots of the people showing the crowds in hat department- speeded up film. Various speeded up shots of the people in store trying on hats, walking around, going up escalator, etc.
Date found in the old record - 06/08/1963. German voiceover.