- Title: U84
CONTRIBUTION TO VICTORY
Black & white information film 1945
Opening with EXT high angle shot of Derby Rolls Royce Factory Building. Double decker bus outside building. Factory workers arriving. INT CU of busts of Sir Henry Royce (1863 - 1933) and The Hon. C.S. Rolls (1877 - 1910). Top shot of RR aero planning department in country house in Derbyshire countryside. MCU of pipe smoking designer working at drawing board. Committee of men sitting around conference table. Men and woman working in model workshop. CU's of models of aircraft engine cowelling and retractable undercarriage. MS Draughtsmen and women working at long rows of drawing boards. CU Woman cutting blue print coming out of duplicating machine. Men and women working at various machines in the experimental shop. CU Keller machine. Men and women working at marking up table. Man assembling model engine. CU young man turning wheel at prototype engine, looking at various meters. Asssembly of prototype engine. CU of engine suspended in chains. ECU of engine with hands using spanner to attach measuring device. MCU of engineers carrying out fvarious tests at control panel.
(to be continued)
- Keywords:ROLLS ROYCE, FACTORY, 1940s, PRODUCTION, DESIGN, ENGINE, MERLIN.
- Master Title:U84