• Short Summary

    As London parking problem gets worse, Italy shows one way of solving them - underground.

  • Description

    London, England & Milan, Italy.

    Air view, traffic on Waterloo Bridge. GV. Traffic in Oxford Street. Back view, traffic jam in Oxford Street. SCU. Cars passing along street. GV. Street scene Milan, Italy, tilt to show entrance to underground car-park. SV. From front of moving car as it enters car-park. CU. Driver of car talking to attendant of car-park. SCU. Car being taken onto lift. CU. Automatic gadget lifting rear wheels and driving car into lift. CU. Car on lift. Lift starts to move. CU. Front lift showing other cars parked. CU. From floor as lift comes to rest. CU. Attendant operates lever and car is pushed out. SV. Car moving to its allotted place.

    (Orig.Neg. & Lav.) (Orig.C.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    551.35
    Media URN:
    31266
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/11/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:41:00 / 01:41:56:00
    Canister:
    55/95

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The car being parked at 00:38 bears the name of "La Settimana Incom", the premier Italian producer of newsreels of the era.

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