Miniature film sets and landscape gardens on display at Ideal Home Exhibition. London.
Unissued / Unused material.
Ideal Home Exhibition, organised by the Daily Mail and held at Olympia. London.
C/U a new type of rose exhibited in the flower garden. Various shots of a formal garden with stonework and statues. M/S of an informal landscape garden. Various shots of tulips growing in beds. Various shots of miniature sets from films such as 'Odd Man Out' 'Captain Boycott', 'Take My Life', 'Nicholas Nickleby' 'My Brother Jonathan' and 'Ghosts of Berkeley Square'. M/S as a man places a piece of furniture in one of the sets giving an idea of their size.
M/S of a summer house near a garden pool. A woman does some gardening. Various shots women looking in garden. Various C/U's flower beds. Exterior L/S of a house, L/S people at exhibition. M/S of a fireplace. M/S pan of a dining room showing furniture. M/S of a kitchen showing cupboards and gadgets. C/U of the kitchen sink and gas stove.
M/S of a bedroom, a woman sits in living room, pan round furniture. M/S kitchen again. Various shots of bedrooms, dining rooms and living rooms. Various shots of new clothes on wire models. Various shots dummies in dresses. M/S toy carousel with sheep and girls spinning round. M/S long robe. C/U pattern of material. Various good shots different styles of glamorous dresses.
Cataloguer's note: date of item: 6/3/1947.