• Short Summary

    Birds of a feather flock together to Olympia for the National Poultry Show.

  • Description

    Olympia, London.

    SCU. Pan over cages containing various types of chickens. CU. Two men holding a chicken each. CU. Two girls scooping up small chickens out of incubator. CU. Girl holding handful of chicks. CU. Man and woman looking at weighing machine. Pan to large turkey on the scales. GV. Plucked birds hanging up. SCU. Woman feeling flesh of one of the plucked birds. SV. Professional pluckers at work, & CU. SCU. Mechanical plucker at work. CU. Chicken portions being barbecued, & SV. SCU. People getting their portions. CU. Man eating leg of chicken and thoroughly enjoying it.

    (Neg.) (Title scene 'E')

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    551.43
    Media URN:
    31274
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/12/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:16:00 / 01:53:03:00
    Canister:
    55/99

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