Rumor, The

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Rumor, The is a short film from ca. 1950s released on 16mm. It is held in the Prelinger Archives collection.

The film concerns a rumor that arises regarding a sand and gravel works planning to locate in a small town, and the community concerns that arise.

Many good stock shots worth logging great title "The Rumor" seeming to visually pulse and vibrate. people filing into a zoning board hearing VS sand and gravel mining people walking on town street, no faces (good) pan over small city (good) sign: "Welcome to Oxford: The Gravel Capitol of the World" (Oxford, Michigan) people listening at meeting VS lakes (used for gravel mining)

Great sequence of people talking on telephones in rapid succession, showing spread of a rumor

Rumor, The
Produced byCinecraft Productions, Inc.
Cinecraft Productions, Inc.
Distributed byCinecraft Productions, Inc.
Release date
ca. 1950s
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