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Office Oarsman

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
2021
Date Released
26 Feb 1968
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Underground
  2. 2Ocean Design
  3. 3Office Oarsman
  4. 4Bikini Barber
  5. 5Building Britain

Story

Story No. within this Issue
3 / 5
Summary
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.
Keywords
Entertainment and leisure; Business and commerce; Inventions and discoveries
Locations
London; England; Camden Town
Footage sources
Central Office of Information
Card file number
93203A
Credits:
Commentator
Leslie Mitchell
Length of story (in feet)
83
Story extras:

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