• Short Summary

    Edward Victor makes clever hand shadows on the wall.

  • Description

    Edward Victor - hand shadows.

    Probably filmed at Pathe studios, London.

    C/U of Edward's hands, C/U of the shadow on the wall. M/S of Edward and the light he is using to cast the shadows. M/S as he makes shape of horse. He uses various accessories to make the shape of a face, he begins to shave it and cuts the nose off. M/S as it pops back. Next he pours hair restorer on and a big strand grows out of the top of his head. More hair sprouts out. M/S shadow of dentist and patient, the dentist looks at the tooth then uses a big hook to pull it out after a struggle. C/U big tooth. M/S as he makes hand shadows of Maurice Chevalier, Ike Eisenhower and Gilbert Harding. M/S as he makes the shape of a swan.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1389.12
    Media URN:
    45402
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:37:00 / 01:24:24:00
    Canister:
    NP 467

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