• Short Summary

    Cartoon trailer showing public how to separate their rubbish for salvage.

  • Description

    Title reads: "M of I - Government Official".

    Ministry of Information cartoon trailer - Model Sorter.

    Animated sequence: woman dumps rubbish next to bin. Face appears on dustbin and pours scorn on woman for carelessly dumping rubbish. In rhyming couplets the dustbin tells us how rubbish should be separated for salvage, as the bin speaks we see the rubbish come to life and separate itself. Rubbish includes paper, rags, bones, kitchen scraps and rubber.

    NB: item is part of Gazette issue 43/62.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2915.26
    Media URN:
    84139
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/08/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:11:00 / 01:41:38:00
    Canister:
    43/62 (TRAILERS)

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