STK-ID 7201

A Quarter Century of Cellophane: various CUs of Dupont factory workers showing women inspecting cellophane sheets, men operating sheet cutters, CU of hand pulling lever. Various shots of cellophane drying machine working at high speed, CUs of spinning rollers, cellophane sheet. Shots of rolls of cellophane showing addresses to: Caracas, Auckland, California being stacked on truck and driven away. Interior HAMSs in supermarket showing cashier, woman driving cart to cash register, unloading cellophane wrapped goods onto moving counter. CU of goods as they move towards camera. Sequence taken at Dupont cellophane factory showing drying machine, women inspecting cellophane sheets, bales of cellophane being moved by fork lift, raw cellulose being raked into machine, stamped and printed, cellophane wrappers moving along at high speed and rolls of cellophane being completed at the dry end, taken off machine and being moved away by travelling hoist.


Excerpt from
Eye Witness No. 91
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080