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General Foods Corporation (NZ) Ltd. presents ‘All About Ice Cream’.

Animated sequence on the history of ice cream.

New Zealand dairy farm to a milk factory - liquid sugar is mixed with milk and cream - animated chart is used to explain processing. Fruit being chosen to mix into ice cream. Ice cream packaged and stored in freezer -Tip Top ‘sundaes’ and ‘trumpets’ being manufactured. Gram machine imported from Denmark inserting sticks in ice creams - wrapped and sent to freezing room which is fed ammonia by giant compressors. HMNZ Endeavour in the Antarctic - staff eating ice cream. Tahiti , Samoa (traditional cane dance), Tonga, Fiji - ice cream eaten. Ice cream vendor in Suva. Refrigerated Tip Top trucks delivering ice cream. Wellington ice cream factory - airport - Christchurch - The Hermitage - Dunedin.


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Year 1964

Reference number F10213

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Genre Short

Duration 0:21:41

Production company Robert Steele Productions

Credits Narration: Selwyn Toogood
Cartoon Voice: Merv Smith
Director: Robert Steele
Photography: Sigmund Spath
Second Unit: Johnny Millar
Scenario: John Grundy
Animation: Sam Harvey
Sound: Robert Glough