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  • Short Summary

    A novel revolving stage is demonstrated at a theatre.

  • Description

    No title. C/U of a mechanical stage which can move in sections. The stage lowers and raises itself to different levels. M/S of large number of men laying down sections of a stage. High angle shot of the stage being constructed. The stage rotates as it is being constructed.

    "Three scenes may be simultaneously placed ready for revolving into position." High angle of part of the scenery being lifted up. High angle shot of the stage revolving. A different scene is revealed - very clever. Workers walk amongst the scene - an outdoor cafe or restaurant. "Stand on or stand clear - the scene changeth..." High angle as the scene revolves. View from the auditorium as it turns.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 564.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    962.13
    Media URN:
    17450
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/03/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:28:00 / 01:34:05:00
    Canister:
    EP 239

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