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  • Short Summary

    Various shots showing cramped and difficult living conditions in small flats.

  • Description

    Pinewood Stock Can material.

    Various shots showing cramped and difficult living conditions in small flats.

    VS around small dirty looking flat. Small bath, stained table, electricity metre on the wall, missing plaster, broken chair, two ring cooker, bare light bulb. Top view of child reading on bare staircase. VS of large family cramped into small room - children are doing home work. MS of kitchen area on landing of stairs. VS of bedroom - two sets of bunk beds cramped into room. Other cramped bedroom shots. MS of dirty looking toilet. VS around dirty looking back yard - washing hung out to dry. Front door of building. VS of row of terraced houses, children play in street. VS of cramped room - fireplace, sink, gas ring, baby in cot, old chair, television. VS of other cramped rooms - baby cots, small beds etc. Poor living standards. Small kitchen area. Exterior shots of buildings.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3408.07
    Media URN:
    92649
    Group:
    Pinewood stock cans
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:07:00 / 01:42:44:00
    Canister:
    PSC 38 B

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