LOST PROPERTY

An absent-minded man retrieves his hat from the Lost Property office, but that’s not the end of his troubles ... (clip)

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Places:

  • Edinburgh

Subjects:

  • Emotions, attitudes and behaviour

Genres:

  • Amateur
  • Comedy

People/organisations:

  • Edinburgh Cine and Video Society (ECVS)

Decade:

  • 1950s

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Title: LOST PROPERTY

Reference number: 6462

Date: 1955*

Sound: silent

Original format: 16mm

Colour: bw

Fiction: fiction

Running time: 1.00 mins

Description: Amateur comedy short, featuring an absent minded man at a Lost Property office.

Shotlist: No Title. man approaches Lost Property desk. Various hats on shelf. He chaps the desk with his umbrella handle to get attention. Points out hat to heavily moustached man. Signs book, gives a tip and leaves umbrella behind. Lost Property man looks at it, shakes head and hangs it up on rack. (1.00)