• Short Summary

    Artist Edwin Aldous sees world upside down, we see him making pictures from bits of paper.

  • Description

    Part of LUCKY DIP issue.

    Dunstable, Bedfordshire *.

    C/U of ARP (Air Raid Precautions) warden Edwin Aldous. Mr Aldous is an artist who as sees the world upside down, like a camera lens. Various shots of Mr A doing a portrait of an ARP warden by cutting out pieces of paper. The paper is upside down, with the warden's chin at the top of the paper. Various shots of Mr A cutting paper and making caricature of Hitler being squashed by a gigantic 'V'.

    * location is assumed to be same as those in other Mr Aldous stories (see note below).

    Note: Mr A features is several other NSPs: in 1939 in item titled UPSIDE DOWN ARTIST (film id 1278.22) and in 1937 in UPSIDE DOWN PAINTING (see 1240.27). AH 2001.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1310.15
    Media URN:
    43409
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/09/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:05:00 / 01:29:10:00
    Canister:
    NSP 284

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