- Title: CF577
10:00:00 - 10:05:32
History of food production – period recreation of a Medieval feast – Victorian kitchen – Victorian Sherlock Holmes -type man talks to gardener – woman woken up by alarm clock – 70s family at the breakfast table – mother kisses daughter goodbye – CU finger switching off radio – mother leaves to go to work ( modern woman ) – Concorde taking off – rocket launching – shots on the moon – 70s kitchen – scientist in lab with bubbling beakers , machines , test tubes , experiments – CU egg hatching , birth , chick – CU chick , VO ‘ this little chick is an aristocrat ‘ – CU chicken / hen – genetic modification – two men in suits, scientists talking in an office - turkeys on turkey farm.
10:05:33 - 10:10:28
EXT chicken farms , poultry processing plant – Buxted chicken and turkey – computer used to control chicken feed ( modern technology ) , chicken feed factory – lorry – CU piglet – man looks through microscope – Ross foods factory – ready meals – frozen meals – TV dinner – fish finger factory production line ( incongruous jazzy soundtrack - funny )- fish cakes on production line.
10:10:29 - 10:16:03
Grimsby docks – taste testing – trawler , fisherman at sea – seagulls flocking at night-time ( like The Birds ) – fishermen haul in nets full of fish and prawns – women peeling prawns – Young’s scampi - Seafood platters.
10:16:04 - 10:20:36
Frozen vegetables and chips on production line – potatoes being harvested by tractor – huge pile of potatoes – crisp production – CU Golden Wonder Cheesy Wotsits and peanuts packet
10:20:37 - 10:25:43
Cooper making a barrel to make Worcestershire sauce - CU HP Sauce bottle , Lea and Perrins , Daddies Sauce – pea farming – men converse via walkie-talkie about the tenderness of peas.
10:25:44 - 10:30:53
Pea harvesting, combine harvesters and tractors in field - pea canning plant – canned food – ice cream factory – great shots 70s family eating dinner of prawn cocktail , chicken and chips - VO ‘ modern science has helped mother , making up for the servants she can no longer have ‘
10:30:54 - 10:35:56
great shot schoolgirls queue up for their school dinner – dinner hall – school lunches – funny shots in ‘ Food Products Intelligence Centre ‘ where housewives test out food products like baked beans – plane takes off – family eating pudding VO ‘ we can still live like lords ‘
- Keywords:FOOD PRODUCTION, CONVEYOR BELT, FROZEN FOOD, CONVENIENCE FOOD, FARMING, SCHOOL DINNER, TECHNOLOGY
- Master Title:CF577