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  • Short Summary

    French women trained for the household duties in Paris.

  • Description

    Paris, France.

    GV. Exterior of the giant exhibition hall. MV. Packed crown outside waiting to go in. GV. Panning shot of a modern block of flats. Various shots of the cooks at work in large kitchen where mass cooking is carried out. GV. People seated in large dining hall. MS. Young woman at self service restaurant counter. Various shots of Paris students walking in street. CU. Hands breaking egg over frying pan. The egg misses the pan - work of an amateur. MS. Students entering school. Various shots of the girl students at domestic science lesson - first learning theory and then practical work at the special school kitchens. Various shots of the young women shopping in supermarket. GV. Large kitchen with students carrying out their cooking lessons. MS. Young man waiting outside the school gates. He meets who he thinks will now make his perfect wife. MS. The woman relaxing in a chair. MS. The man in the kitchen with the pots and pans, he drops them and breaks some plates.

    (Dupe Neg. & F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 17/02/1964. Poor quality.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:21:00 / 01:40:11:00
    UN 3866 E

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