• Short Summary

    Testing factory for in Vienna, Austria.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "THE BREAKING POINT"

    Testing laboratory in Vienna, Austria. L/S's of two factory workers in the laboratory testing the strength of household tiles with a large machine. M/S of one of the tiles breaking under the strain of the machine. The commentator says that the "press [machine] is capable of a 500 ton squeeze. L/S's of a flimsy looking brick wall being tested. Part of the brick start to crumble gradually before eventually the whole lot comes crashing to the ground.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1164.11
    Media URN:
    40232
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/01/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:39:00 / 01:13:40:00
    Canister:
    PT 409

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