- Title: U505
Colour live action about the history of the lavatory 1961
ms door opens to reveal dilapidated toilet with cracked seat vs man talks to camera cu various parts of toilet including high level cistern and chain ms man talks to camera about toilet and closes door pan across to Hogarth print 'The Streets of Old London' with cu to bed pan / chamber pot being emptied out of window and landing on people below vs man talks to camera and shows various illustrations of toilets throughout history inc Tower of London
vs man talks to camera and draws pictures of toilets high < shot old fashioned toilet with wide wooden seat ms high level cistern being flushed mcu toilet pan as water flushes vs man talks to camera and opens door to reveal people talking together with sitting room as coffee is
served. Man asks if he can use toilet and is given complicated instructions mcu woman makes face as the toilet flushes loudly mcu man makes embarrassed face as toilet flushes several times vs two women chat together vs man talks to camera vs modern low level toilets in hygienic rooms cu man talks to camera low < shot tall building under construction with modern building in fg
ws high rise modern apartment building vs high rise flats / tower blocks and office blocks in London ms two men carry toilet into building under construction pan up from stained toilet to high level cistern with naked bulb high < shot modern toilet cu man talks to camera mcu white door opens to reveal modern low level toilet mws school playground with children playing and modern building in bg ms interior school toilets showing modern toilet facilities mws row of toilet cubicles with door open - funny shot montage of modern toilets cu man talks to camera
- Keywords:UK, OLD-FASHIONED TOILET, 1960s, CISTERN, BATHROOM FITTINGS, TEA PARTY, EMBARRASSMENT, MODERN TOILET FITTINGS, HIGH RISE FLATS, SCHOOL TOILETS, SANITARY WARE, HISTORY, MODERNISATION, WATER, ETIQUETTE.
- Master Title:U505