• Short Summary

    Christmas decorations for Regent Street - from the idea to 'real thing'.

  • Description

    London.

    Designer Mr Beverley Pick at work on drawing board. CU. His hand painting star on sketch of Regent Street. CU. Mr Pick. GV. Interior of factory - men making stars. CU. Man's head and shoulders. CU. Above man's hands as he rivets another point in position. SC. His hands finish star on rail. SC. Man spraying star with paint. CU. Star and spray gun. CU. Glitter being sprayed. SV. Man spraying glitter. CU. Glitter dropping on star. SC. Over shoulder, Mr Pick and his Regent Street sketch. CU. Sketch of Regent Street. GV. Regent Street itself with stars illuminated. Another angle of Regent Street with stars illuminated ( 2 shots).

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    549.34
    Media URN:
    31216
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/12/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:52:00 / 01:38:41:00
    Canister:
    55/98

Comments (1)

  1. willmar says

    This takes me back. I was working for a firm called Chrysaline in Berkhamsted and I can be seen using a pop riveter. We made the Christmas decorations for Regent Street a number of times in the 50s. Thank´s for the memory

    W.H.Halsey

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