• Short Summary

    A designer uses images from nature, such as tree bark, to inspire designs for fabrics and pottery.

  • Description

    Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire.

    L/S of a river with trees lining the bank, a man walks into the shot with a camera and crouches down. C/U of the man looking into his camera, he is Tibor Reich, a designer who uses nature to inspire his designs for fabrics and pottery. L/S of the river covered in lilies, M/S of the lilies. C/U of Tibor as he gets up and walks away having taken the picture. M/S from the river bank, Tibor walks into the frame and touches the bark of a tree, he lifts his camera to take a picture. C/U of Tibor's face, pan down to his camera and then across to the tree bark. C/U from a low angle of leaves on a tree. M/S of Tibor taking pictures and walking along winding his camera on.

    Interior. L/S of Tibor sat at a desk in his office, the walls are covered with prints of his designs, he is piecing together some pictures on his desk. A man in a white coat walks over to him, M/S of the two talking, Tibor hands him a design and gives him some instructions, the man walks off. M/S of Tibor looking at a close up of dried mud, C/U of the mud picture. He goes through some more pictures, C/U of his face. M/S from behind as he puts a frame around the picture. C/U profile of his face as he works. M/S of him at his work bench, he lifts up the guillotine and places a picture under it. C/U as he cuts the paper into small squares, he picks them up and looks through them. M/S as he examines the designs. He has called this sort of design 'Fotexur'.

    M/S of Terry Gorman stood at a board with different designs laid out. C/U from behind showing him piecing together the patterns, C/U of his face. M/S of Tibor at his desk, various shots of him piecing the squares together. M/S of another man printing the designs onto some cloth, he takes it out and holds it up. C/U of him examining the cloth, M/S as he walks away with it. Various shots of him showing the print to Tibor, he then walks away. M/S of a black and white photograph of three women in front of a wall. C/U of the photograph. C/U of the wall pattern. M/S of a range of fabrics in various designs and colours, C/U of a black and green pattern and an orange pattern. C/U of green leafy patterns, M/S as the camera pans over the fabric to a red design.

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    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:17:00 / 01:03:26:00
    CP 144

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