CLANSMAN AT WORK

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Places:

  • Aberdeen

Subjects:

  • Arts and crafts

Genres:

  • Amateur
  • Comedy

People/organisations:

  • Group 5 / Clansman Films

Decade:

  • 1960s

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Title: CLANSMAN AT WORK

Reference number: 2643

Date: 1965*

Production company: Clansman Films

Sound: sound

Original format: 16mm

Colour: bw

Fiction: fiction

Running time: 4.00 mins

Description: A humorous look at how a film is conceived and made [filmed by Clansman amateur filmmakers].

Credits: [cameraman and film 'drier' Ron Miller
sc. Alan Stott]

Shotlist: [Sound only] (0.30) Clansman at work. Man walking along pavement, suddenly has idea (0.50) back in attic at desk, typing out shooting script for film (1.28) the 'location unit' pile into mini (1.45) unit's crew set up equipment - shot of a hand-cranked camera on tripod and shots of sound engineer, antiquated equipment and pipe band. Processing film under blanket, 'washing' it in the sea, 'drying' it with hair dryer. 'Cutting room' - shot of woman sewing film on sewing machine (3.24) projector (3.44) "Presentation of latest film" - series of flash frames (3.50)