• Short Summary

    Processes involved in making Japanese parasols.

  • Description

    No title - paper records name this story "Sojo's Sunshade".

    L/S of a Japanese timber yard. Various shots of men sawing and preparing timber for use in the manufacture of sunshades. High angle shot of women at work in a warehouse putting together the parasols. C/U of woman applying tape to the sunshades. C/U of parasol which revolves to show the woman working behind it. Various shots of paper being glued to the wooden struts. Shades are painted. L/S high angle of the shades being laid out in the sunshine to dry. L/S of workers walking through the lines of sunshades lifting then replacing them. High angle shot showing vast number of sunshades. MS of parasols being turned and varnished.

    Was an item in Pathetone 465.

    Safety prints exist (possibly just sections) and safety neg.

    Natural sound and music on this item - no commentary.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1008.09
    Media URN:
    36677
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/02/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:16:00 / 01:17:18:00
    Canister:
    EP 306

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