STK-ID 16479

Shots of Lord Thomson of Fleet visiting movie set in Prague, emerging from saloon in American Old West set, chatting with hosts, trying an old crank operated camera. Shots of Lord Thomson visiting a glass factory. Shots of Lord Thomson visiting with executives of an engineering firm in Prague. Similar of Lord Thomson visiting with Czech President Novotny, then of Lord Thomson visiting book-binding plant. Interior shots of Ken Thomson's office in Toronto, paintings, model aircraft on shelf, statues. Lord Thomson in his son's office, chatting with his son, working at desk. MSs, MCUs of Ken Thomson at work in his office, speaking on telephone. Shots of Ken Thomson standing against newspaper mural in a hallway in Thomson Building, also Lord Thomson.


Excerpt from
Never a Backward Step
Prague, Toronto
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio