• Short Summary

    SYNOPSIS: "Humdrum and yet spectacular in one man's small backyard factory in Tokyo, you are glimpsing the future.

  • Description

    1.
    CU Automated pincers
    3 ft

    2.
    SV man putting on golfing gloves
    5 ft

    3.
    GV machine
    6 ft

    4.
    GV man practicing golf stroke
    8 ft

    5.
    CU machine
    9 ft

    6.
    SV Golfing man
    11 ft

    7.
    SV machine, pan round basement, M.Igutshi into shot
    21 ft

    8.
    SV M. Igutshi at work
    23 ft

    9.
    GV machine in operation (3 shots)
    32 ft

    10.
    GV M.Igutshi through door and back into house for tea with family
    49 ft

    11.
    SVs Mr Igutshi and family (2 shots)
    57 ft

    12.
    GV machine in operation (4 shots)
    66 ft

    13.
    GV M. Igutshi speaking in Japanese
    89 ft

    14.
    CU M.Igutshi and others practising golf (5 shots)
    112 ft

    15.
    GV reporter out of factory door with golf club
    130 ft

    16.
    GVs machine in operation
    143 ft


    TRANSCRIPT: SEQ. 15: Reporter: "As for M.Igutshi himself, he simply has more time for leisure and relaxation. And the nice little Japanese irony is that this model of small business enterprise feels that if only he had been smarter at school, if only he had been to university, he would now be doing something more valuable. He would be somebody, in his eyes anyway, of altogether greater virtue, a civil servant, rather than a one man band industrialist with robots heaving away in his garden shed."





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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: SYNOPSIS: "Humdrum and yet spectacular in one man's small backyard factory in Tokyo, you are glimpsing the future. Monsieur Igutshi is his own boss. There are no employees. His three automatic plastic moulding machines need no human hand except to start and stop them. They are robot controlled........

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3DVQ3WO31G2V9GCZC1VINKD8H
    Media URN:
    VLVA3DVQ3WO31G2V9GCZC1VINKD8H
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1982
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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