• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth II visits the Ideal Home Exhibition at Olympia.

  • Description

    No title. Ideal Home Exhibition 1968 at Olympia, London.

    C/U table in modern lounge, pan up to show rest of lounge at the Ideal Home Exhibition. M/S set of a modern kitchen. M/S set of another modern lounge. M/S two girls in modern lounge.

    Panning C/U Queen Elizabeth II arriving at the exhibition. M/S modern bedroom. M/S girl at a traditional dressing table. M/S girl at a modern dressing table. C/U Queen talking to an official. L/S the Daily Mail House of the Year. Interior shot of the lounge. Panning shot modern kitchen. M/S plastic brick house. C/U girl placing plastic bricks in position - they fit together like Lego! C/U girl. C/U another brick being placed in position.

    L/S life-size model of two houses - one half is old and dilapidated, the other is spruced up and refurbished. The exhibit shows how old houses can be modernised. C/U broken window of dilapidated house and broken brick work. M/S scruffy room in old-half of house with tin bath on wall. Pan to room in smart part of house to show modern decorated bedroom.

    C/U Queen with officials. C/U of level grill on modern gas cooker. Pan down to show rest of cooker. M/S a revolving stand. C/U of stand, it has cooking equipment on. M/S of revolving kitchen pan to the Queen looking. M/S two girls at the revolving kitchen. C/U one of the girls. C/U Queen looking. C/U one of the girls working at the revolving kitchen, showing the gas stove and a kettle. C/U as girl presses button. C/U as the revolving kitchen starts to move. M/S girl sitting the other side showing the top revolving. She reaches over and gets the coffee pot.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:50:00 / 01:39:25:00

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