The Stylist

United States, 1956

Film
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Reveals the automobile designer, working behind guarded doors to style the “dream cars” for the following year, and the more distant future. Endeavours to explain pictorially the process by which the stylist finds inspiration for new body designs to charm the customer. Prologue spoken by William Clay Ford, vice president of Ford Motor Co. Music by Sol Kaplan. Cinematography by Stan Meredith. Narrated by Shepperd Strudwick.

Credits

director

Lewis Jacobs

producer

Joseph March

production company

MPO Productions

Language

English

Duration

00:30:17:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

29054

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Advertising

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

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Design, Industrial

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Ford Motor Company

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Ford Motor Company - History

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Automobile industry and trade

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Automobiles

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Automobiles - Design and construction

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Ford Motor Company

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Ford Motor Company - History

Crafts & Visual Arts → Design

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Advertising

History → History

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Design, Industrial

People → Strudwick, Shepperd, 1907-

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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