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Office Oarsman


Series Name
British Movietone News


Issue No.
Date Released
26 Feb 1968
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Underground
  2. 2Ocean Design
  3. 3Office Oarsman
  4. 4Bikini Barber
  5. 5Building Britain


Story No. within this Issue
3 / 5
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Office Oarsman. DESCRIPTION: Office bound executives can still keep fit, with a chair that converts into a Rowing Machine. SHOTLIST: MS man at desk talking on telephone. CU man finishes conversation and replaces receiver. TS man stands up, picks up his chair and carries it to the other side of the office. MS man places his chair down and starts to remove his jacket. CU man’s secretary looking puzzled. MS man in shorts and sweat shirt starts to unfold the chair. MCU ditto. CU man’s finger revolves roller on the seat. MS man continues to unfold the rowing chair. CU hand lifts up the spring mounted oar. CU man. MS man sits on rowing chair and prepares to start rowing. CU man starts to row. TS man rowing. LAS ditto.
Entertainment and leisure; Business and commerce; Inventions and discoveries
London; England; Camden Town
Footage sources
Central Office of Information
Card file number
Leslie Mitchell
Length of story (in feet)
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