Toys from Nuremberg

Germany, 1963

Film
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Traces the history of the toy industry in Nuremberg. The first wooden toys were made 600 years ago, today automated precision machines produce 70% of the toys. The favourites of the 17th century were lead soldiers and doll’s houses, now it is electric trains and vacuum cleaners.

Credits

director
production company

Ifage Filmproduktion (DE)

Duration

00:13:00:00

Production places
Germany
Production dates
1963

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

29676

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Wood products

Crafts & Visual Arts → Arts and crafts movement

Crafts & Visual Arts → Wood-carving

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Germany

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Automation - Social aspects

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Toys

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

History → Germany - History

History → History

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Toys

Short films

Short films → Short films - Germany

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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