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    Various shots of different European countries' exhibition halls and mainly industrial exhibits.

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    Poznan, Poland

    LS General view of the site of the International Fair in Poznan. MS Officials arriving for the opening ceremony, among them, Mr Hilary Minc, Minister of Industry, Mr Dabrowski, Minister of Finance. LS General view of grounds in fairground. MS Farming implements on show. LS General view of the fair, including steam engines on show. (6 shots). CU A large bell, tolling. MS An exhibition of three bells. MS Onlookers view a mechanic displaying a motorcycle motorbike. MS Light aircraft exhibit (Szpak-4). MS A small wooden one-family house. (2 shots including ground plan). MS Exhibition of factory machinery in action, in the Soviet pavilion. (7 shots). LS Entrance to the Bulgarian pavilion.
    MS Fabric section of exhibition. MS Fabric-bedecked model. (2 shots). MS An entrance to another pavilion. LS Exhibition hall interior. LS High shot, looking down into exhibition hall. CU Machinery exhibits. (3 shots). LS Woman looking at latest movie film camera. CU Small boy held up to look through lens. MS A new car. MS Light aircraft exhibit. MS General view of people walking in exhibition. MS Customers paying at a counter. MS Entrance to the Bulgarian pavilion. LS Interior showing wine tasters at work, toasting each other. MS Entrance to Yugoslavian exhibition hall. MS Products from Yugoslavia. (2 shots). CU Exhibition of Swiss goods. MS Display of Swiss goods. MS Display of machinery. (2 shots). MS Interior of Dutch exhibition hall with sign. MS Interior of Czech exhibition hall with sign. MS and CU People viewing a sorting device. MS French Renault car exhibits. MS Italian 'Cinzano Torino' stand. LS General exhibition scene. (2 shots). LS People walking round the fair. (3 shots).

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork, reads: 18/5/48.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:48:00 / 01:08:08:00
    UN 1940 E

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