The Shape of plastics

United Kingdom, 1962

Film
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Shows the role of research chemist in the formulation of new polymers; takes a quick look at plastic production in the processing plants, and dazzles the viewer with colourful examples of the varied consumer goods. Bronze Medal, Barcelona, 1963; Gold medal, Bilboa, 1963.

Credits

director

Alan Pendry

producer

Michael Clarke

production company

British Information Services

Language

English

Duration

00:19:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

28439

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Plastics

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Plastics industry and trade

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Plastics

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Polymers

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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