The Ice Cream Man

Pre-production site for a WW2 romantic drama based on true events.

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What shall we wear?

Some of the costumes that are being prepared for filming.

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German uniforms in the process of having their insignias attached.

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Auxiliary Fire Service uniform - complete with gas mask and steel helmet alongside AFS caps.

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Tommy's uniform with trusty Enfield. And some of our British steel helmets being aged.

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And a pile of Italian soldiers' helmets being stencilled and aged. Italian headwear being badged and aged.

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Three German soldiers ready for action.                                   Kreigsmarine caps aged and distressed.

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Italian tropical uniform in the process of being 'distressed' and a period poster.

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These are nice! Original ladies wartime shoes, the brown pair are `utility clothing marked` the little tins of shoe polish are period 40`s and still perfectly usable. `Villa` polish was made in Liverpool and Carlisle.

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Royal Navy caps for officers, petty officers and ratings.     British army caps 'nicely' badged.

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Italian uniforms badged and ready.                                         British battle dress next to be badged.

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Fezzes and garb for the natives.                                              Boots! I think we are going to need more polish...

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Just a corner of our busy sewing room. More tea?

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Production drawing for `Rose` in her new land army uniform heading for the lake District. And a still of our`Molly` playing Rose in our short promo.

And this is just some of the stuff we have...