• Short Summary

    West End brings ostrich feathers back into fashion; South African ostrich-farms do big business.

  • Description

    ENGLAND: London:
    EXT
    Gen. top view of Knightsbridge, showing traffic.
    Long view feather capes in window of Woollands
    Gen. top view group of mannequins..intr. scene.
    Walk to CU girl in white feather cape.
    Semi view & CU girl in black feather cape looking up.
    Walking shot girl in feather cape & ostrich hat.

    SOUTH AFRICA:
    Gen. view ostriches.
    Semi view ostriches being driven.
    Semi view ostrich on eggs & gets up.
    CU eggs & baby ostrich.
    Long view cutting quills.
    CU clipping feathers.
    Long view natives carrying feathers.

    ENGLAND: Location unknown:
    Long & semi views of Queen Elizabeth in hat with ostrich feathers...IN ROLL 7308

    Fashion and Costume; Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries; Great Britain
    Background: West End brings ostrich feathers back into fashion; South African ostrich-farms do big business.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1PL6Y1LYATEH8N8FH4FHS1F31
    Media URN:
    VLVA1PL6Y1LYATEH8N8FH4FHS1F31
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/05/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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