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Design for Today

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
2230
Date Released
28 Feb 1972
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Aldershot Bomb Blast
  2. 2Power Cuts
  3. 3Royal Visit to Singapore
  4. 4Design for Today
  5. 5Shrovetide Football

Story

Story No. within this Issue
4 / 5
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Design for Today. DESCRIPTION: At the Design Centre in London awards are given to designers for their modern creations of telephones, furnishings and personal adornments. SHOTLIST: CU father looking at kids play on safety swings. MLS kids on swings. MS young girl swinging. MS kids playing round log cabin slide. MS kids playing in maze. MS new franking machine. CU franked letters coming out of machine. TV jewellery by Wendy Ramshaw on table. CU girl picks up combination ring ornament from table. MS girl sitting at table unscrewing ornament. CU she takes top off ornament, pulls off rings and puts them on her finger. MS animated sequence patterned screen. MS ditto stacking stools. MS ditto Christmas tree shaped drawers. MS ditto soldier storage unit, head comes off and boy jumps up from inside. MS boy playing on Old School Tie chair. MS sliding storage units. MS pan down 3D textiles to girl sitting in modern chair. CU Globular telephone, girl picks up receiver. CU girl speaking on telephone. Low angle shot girl finishes conversation and replaces receiver.
Keywords
Domestic life; Exhibitions and shows
Locations
London
Card file number
97910
Credits:
Commentator
Leslie Mitchell
Camera
Norman Fisher
Length of story (in feet)
162
Story extras:

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