• Short Summary

    An actress goes to London hairdresser Steiner who dyes her brunette hair strawberry blonde.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Gilding the lily.

    London.

    An actress goes for an audition, she enters the casting director's office looking hopeful, then hears they need a blonde and her face falls. She leaves and goes to see West End hairdresser Steiner, he tries out samples of hair to suit her colouring and decides she would look good at strawberry blonde. Various good back shots of the dyeing and bleaching process which transforms her hair. M/S as she has a new hairstyle to go with her new colour. Back view of her hair, she turns her head from side to side.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1217.02
    Media URN:
    33841
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/05/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:38:00 / 01:04:33:00
    Canister:
    NP 37

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