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  • Short Summary

    Quickly edited sequence of different methods of communicating information.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - Colour material.

    Very quickly cut material. Shots of traffic and road signs. VS of people speaking at Hyde Park's Speakers Corner in London. VS of newspapers being printed. CU of telephone dial. CU of cables in telephone exchange being swapped round. Speeded up shots of women working in exchange. CU of lips moving into phones - speeded up. CU fingers typing. Cu of moving parts of typewriter. VS of men working at stock exchange. CU of clock. VS of radio studio with newsreader. A Disk Jockey plays a record. VS of signal flags being hoisted up flag pole. MS of naval cadets using semaphore flags. VS of book maker's tic-tac man signalling odds. CU of hand on Morse code signaller. VS of radar equipment. MS of press conference. VS of men tasting wines. LS of raising of Olympic flag in stadium. VS of Olympic flame being lit.

    N.B. Colour is quite faded in places - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3410.02
    Media URN:
    92661
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970 - 1979
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:40:00 / 01:07:26:00
    Canister:
    UN 4659 B

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