• Short Summary

    Shots of London and New York are compared with sketches and models of a futuristic city.

  • Description

    Titles read: "The CITY OF THE FUTURE".

    London and New York, United States of America.

    Various shots of buildings in London, including the Shell Building on Embankment and industrial area on the South Bank.

    Several good shots of New York skyscrapers - some aerial shots.

    We then see numerous models and sketches of plans for a city of the future. Among them is the interesting idea of apartments built into a suspension bridge. Most look quite futuristic, in a 1930s, streamlined kind of way.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1618.04
    Media URN:
    51729
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/04/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:59:00 / 01:07:22:00
    Canister:
    PSP 887

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