Year of Production: 1950s

Color or Black and White?: Black & white

Running Time: 18 mins 7 seconds

Shot List


00:00:00:00-00:05:00:00 title; low < shot sign reading Harley Street W with pan down to woman reading sign vs woman enters door at doctor's surgery and is shown in to doctor by nurse ms doctor interviews woman and looks at her hands where she has rash cu hands with skin disease ms woman talks to doctor and he examines her gloves cu photographs showing people in magazine inc Billingsgate porters and ballerina

00:05:00:00-00:10:00:00 ms doctor clips piece of glove vs doctor talks to woman as nurse enters room vs nurse prepared patch test and laying patches on woman's arm vs doctor takes patches off woman's arm and finds that one reveals area of dermatitis ms woman talks to doctor and is given prescription

00:10:00:00-00:18:07:12 ms doctor takes book from bookcase and talks to woman zi to photograph of epidermis showing sweat glands etc zi to projected film of epidermis at medical lecture ms men and women sit in darkened lecture room and watch film GRAPHIC SEQUENCE showing how skin is made up of vs cells ms woman makes notes in darkness of lecture theatre as man next to her tries to read book GRAPHIC SEQUENCE showing skin disorders and irritants ms woman makes notes in dark lecture theatre ecu skin and skin diseases such as acne ms man whispers to woman as she takes notes in dark lecture theatre ms lecturer turns off projector and calls for lights cu woman takes notes ms lecturer threads film in projector ms woman smiles as lights are turned out for film show ENDS ABRUPTLY