• Short Summary

    Saville Row tailors at work + play about tailoring to tour USA.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Item is mostly mute, sound starts at 01:36:48 and is intermittent (natural sound people clapping).

    Making a suit - Saville Row tailoring story, London.

    Interior of man's outfitting shop (2 shots). CU shop assistant picking lengths of cloth from racks (2 shots). MS length of cloth on shelf. CU man marking out pattern on cloth ready for cutting. General view of man marking out pattern on cloth ready for cutting. CU cutting out (2 shots). CU tailor, pan down to material he is sewing. CU tailor sitting on table cross-legged sewing (2 shots). Interior of men's outfitters.

    MS street sign: "Saville Row". CU shop window with crests on it. CU Royal crests (3 shots). General view exterior shops in Saville Road.

    Grosvenor House where play called "Gentlemen's Relish" is taking place, the play will tour USA to boost British Tailoring industry. Panning shot audience listening. MS audience clapping. CU audience listening. CU audience clapping. MS men operating stage equipment. MS actors in play. MS stage hands operating stage equipment. MS actors in play. MS men operating equipment. MS play in progress. CU prompter. CU prompt. CU prompt's scripts.

    Date on original dope sheet is 27/08/1948.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:20:00 / 01:38:03:00
    UN 2008 G

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