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  • Short Summary

    Shots of glass blowers at work - good C/Us of faces of men with cheeks puffed out.

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    "Or the strange inside truth about a great industry." C/U of a man who is glass blowing. His cheeks are all puffed out with the strain. "This should be attempted only by people with a lot of cheek." C/U of another glass blower - equally as bizarre a face. Another man is seen in C/U. One of his cheeks puffs out more than the other. He smiles at the camera.

    "The secret - he's a glass-blower and the faces are a by-product." C/U of another man then a C/U of the glass he is blowing. C/U of a vase being shaped. The edge is trimmed off. Various shots of vase being shaped. L/S of men at work. One man stands on a block and swings a pole around which has a piece of molten glass attached. He shapes the glass in a mould.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 612.

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    Eve pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:50:00 / 01:31:47:00
    EP 256

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