Research and modern housing

United Kingdom, 1950

Film
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Describes the work and experiments carried out at the Building Research Station of the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, England. Shows new ideas for better, cheaper and quicker building techniques and the way this is helping to solve postwar housing problems in Britain.

Credits

director

Richard F. Tambling

producer

Julian Wintle

production company

Verity Films

Language

English

Duration

00:28:50:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

27868

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Building - Research

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Building materials

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Construction industry

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → House construction

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Housing

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Housing

Documentary

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Housing

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Housing

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Technological innovations

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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