• Short Summary

    Footage of the new videophone being demonstrated. Taplow, Buckinghamshire.

  • Description

    Videophone. Taplow, Buckinghamshire.

    SV Interior technicians working on miniature T.V. camera at Taplow, Bucks. CU Technician working on camera. CU Technician. CU Wiring diagram. Pan to camera as technician picks it up to put into viewphone monitor. SV Technician placing camera into viewphone monitor. CU Ditto as he puts cover on. CU Loudspeaker telephone. Hand comes into picture and dials. Pan up to the viewphone monitor.

    GV Another office. Man seated at desk, switches on his monitor and picks up a picture of the other man who is calling him. CU Man on viewphone monitor. GV Man talking to viewphone monitor. He picks up a pamphlet and holds it in front of monitor. CU Monitor in other office with pamphlet on the screen. SV Man holding up pamphlet. In picture is the monitor of man from other office. Man puts pamphlet down and picks up piece of equipment.

    Top shot showing to man on monitor screen. CU Monitor screen with man holding up piece of equipment on it. GV Back in original office the man who first dialled showing piece of paper to the monitor screen. SV The other man stands up and turns his monitor screen round to face a blackboard. GV Man writing on blackboard, with man turning round talking to the monitor. SV Back in original office, man at table looking at monitor screen. Man says, "O.K.", switches off his set.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:37:00 / 01:23:53:00

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