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  • Short Summary

    How shop dummies are made and painted in Berlin.

  • Description

    Story about shop dummies from Berlin, Germany.

    Various shots of mannequins being made - we see excess plastic being trimmed from the waist of a model. L/S of bottom halves of mannequins lined up. "Moulding those girlish figures - " A model is pulled from a mould. C/U of man using a scalpel to scrape away at a mannequin's cheek. "The ladies require a different kind of painting, said Mr Edmond Bohn." A mannequin is turned and paint or varnish is applied with a spray gun. Panning shot of men in the workshop painting hair and features of the models. L/S of a finished model. An artistically posed mannequin is turned for the camera.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 467.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    918.08
    Media URN:
    15448
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/05/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:23:00 / 01:19:45:00
    Canister:
    EP 188

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