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  • Short Summary

    Wireless technology is used to send photographs across the Atlantic in minutes!

  • Description

    United States of America, U.S.A.

    Title: "Latest Wonder by Wireless. Photos transmitted from London 3,000 miles across Atlantic to New York in 20 minutes".

    C/U, looking over the shoulder of its operator, of a machine in use. Extreme C/U of the cogs and wheels of the machine turning, a mans hands come into shot and pull a piece of paper from around a roller. C/U of the piece of paper - black and white dots reproduce a blurry photograph of a man (could be Prince Edward?).

    Extreme C/U of a man tucking a sheet of paper around a roller, a pen automatically draws on the paper as the roller revolves (like a hospital graph machine). M/S of the machine looking over the operator's shoulder. C/U of another photograph being reproduced by the machine. Extreme C/U of the photograph of the man being printed on the machine.

    C/U of a photograph of a woman, the operator lifts it out of the machine and shows it to the camera. Extreme C/U of the smudgy photograph of the woman.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:01:00 / 01:18:17:00
    G 1146

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