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  • Short Summary

    Good shots of different methods of preserving food. Baked Beans, frozen peas etc.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - Colour material

    Various shots of food aid being handed out in India or Pakistan. Shots of people cooking on small fires. Various microscope shots - not clear of what, possibly bacteria spreading. VS of watermelon with flies crawling over it. CU Houseflies. CUs of maggots growing and moving around. Flies emerge from cocoons. VS of flies.

    Various shots of beans being washed and processed in a factory - possibly backed beans being put in tins. Shots of small Frankfurter sausages being processed. They too are put in tins along with the baked beans. The tins are then sealed and packed. CU tins of Heinz Baked Beans.

    Pan across drawing showing Eskimos / Inuits fishing through hole in the ice. CU of painting of food. CU diagram showing effect of freezing on peas. VS of peas being processed in Birds Eye Factory. Various shots of Birds Eye frozen garden peas being packaged. Shots of men moving boxes of peas in a large freezer.

    Various quick shots of different methods of sterilisation by heat. Tinning plant - freezing peas.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970 - 1979
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:31:00 / 01:19:41:00
    UN 4660 I

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