• Short Summary

    French newsreel item about measuring sound using oscilloscope.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    French newsreel item.

    World of Silent Sounds, France.

    CU of man playing violin, pan to vibrations shown on oscilloscope. CU alarm clock. LS man laying in bed, reaching over to table to turn off alarm clock. MS workman drilling road. CU vibrations shown on oscilloscope. CU control panel. LS dog searching high grass. MS & CU hunter blowing whistle. LS dog swimming across river. CU hunter. LS to MS dog coming out of water, walking through grass. Two CUs of instrument being placed into fish tank. CU of fish in tank. Various shots of metal being tested for stresses and strains, which includes railway lines. Various shots of machine cutting metal. LS lorry driving along road. Garage doors opening automatically. LS lorry driving into garage. Various shots of instrument being used on pig to check the thickness of skin during the breeding, including CUs of oscilloscope showing vibrations. Various shots fishing boats equipped with ultrasound devices, used for easy detections of whereabouts of fish. Men unloading fish onto boats.

    Date on dope sheet is 03/08/1959.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:50:00 / 01:16:39:00
    UN 3262 A

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