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A Czech Vision of the 21st Century, from 1957

The kitchen of the year 2000 is the subject of this crazy little film from 1957, produced in connection with the "Paris Exhibition of the Future." Shopping channels and microwave ovens make an appearance, as do pop-up cutlery and dish racks, a glass refrigerator, and an automatic recipe station that runs on IBM cards, all narrated in Czech with fabulously fractured English subtitles.

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@In Other News...: It looked all the same, regardless of the regime.