• Short Summary

    Footage of women wearing the latest skirt fashions. London.

  • Description

    Short Look. London.

    M/S Notice in fashion shop window - 'Ladies the new length is here'. M/S Women crowding around and looking in shop window. M/S Two women looking at model in window. M/S Crowd of women outside. M/S Crowd of women outside C/U Middle aged woman looking and smiling. C/U Man shaking his head looking and smiling. C/U Man shaking his head in the negative and smiling. M/S The crowd outside the shop. C/U Notice 'Just arrived' the new Dior length.

    M/S Women in shop looking at dresses. M/S Girl holding dress against herself. M/S Shop assistant looking on. M/S Girl walks behind the others wearing the new length. M/S Same girl walks up to shop assistant who starts to measure the length from the ground with a ruler. C/U length reads about 16 ins. M/S Woman trying on dress sits down petticoats are showing. C/U assistant folds it under. M/S Middle aged woman looking at dress from the rack. C/U The Middle aged woman showing the difference between the old length and the new.

    M/S Girl entering changing cubicle. M/S She starts to remove her dress. C/U Her legs as she removes her dress. M/S She reaches for her new dress from the hook. C/S Her legs as the new dress drops down M/S She comes through curtain. L/S Girl comes through doorway and walks down street. C/U Her legs as she walks. M/S Two men crossing road looking at girl pan up to traffic lights reading 'stop'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1601.26
    Media URN:
    51387
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/08/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:54:00 / 01:51:23:00
    Canister:
    NP 468

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