• Short Summary

    An item about a futuristic form of communication.

  • Description

    An item about a futuristic television telephone.

    A man sits at a desk and talks to his secretary through the intercom, his secretary can be seen in a television monitor. M/S of the secretary talking to her boss via another television monitor. The boss uses the T.V. phone to talk to a colleague in Glasgow. He uses a remote control pen to sign a cheque in the far away office! The man is then seen talking to his wife. C/U of the wife - she is dressed in a towel, a movie camera points down on her from above. The man tells his wife he is working late - we here her mutter - "Men!" C/U of the man's hands picking up a tape marked "golf club" - we here an answer machine message telling clients where to find him. Top shot of the man leaving the office carrying his golf clubs.

    Cuts exist - please see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    237.06
    Media URN:
    3268
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/06/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:31:00 / 01:32:52:00
    Canister:
    CP 442

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