• Short Summary

    THE FEAST OF ST. NICHOLAS, CELEBRATED IN MANY CONTINENTAL COUNTRIES IN THE FIRST WEEK IN?

  • Description

    1.
    GV PAN... CHURCH AND XMAS TREES TO CROWD.
    0.06

    2.
    LV BALCONY OF CHURCH.
    0.11

    3.
    LV ST. NICHOLAS TALKING TO CROWD FROM BALCONY.
    0.13

    4.
    GV PAN... BALCONY TO CROWD BELOW.
    0.19

    5.
    SV CROWD WALKING THROUGH TOY FAIR.
    0.22

    6.
    SV TOY COUNTER.
    0.26

    7.
    GV TOY CARS AND TRAIN.
    0.30

    8.
    SV SMALL BOY WATCHING TOY TRAIN.
    0.33

    9.
    STV CHILDREN AROUND TOY COUNTER.
    0.36

    10.
    GV MODEL HOUSES ON COUNTER.
    0.38

    11.
    SCU TOY HOUSES.
    0.42

    12.
    SCU DOLLS ON DISPLAY.
    0.45

    13.
    CU SMALL GIRL LOOKING AT DOLLS.
    0.48

    14.
    SV XMAS DECORATIONS DISPLAYED ON COUNTER.
    0.51

    15.
    SV DECORATIONS.
    0.51

    16.
    SCU PAN... XMAS DECORATIONS.
    1.00



    Initials DR/S/MGT/LW



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE FEAST OF ST. NICHOLAS, CELEBRATED IN MANY CONTINENTAL COUNTRIES IN THE FIRST WEEK IN DECEMBER, IS A SPECIAL TREAT FOR THE CHILDREN OF THE WEST GERMAN CITY OF NUREMBERG.

    THERE, BEFORE THE ANCIENT CHURCH OF OUR LADY, A CHRISTMAS MARKET IS HELD, AND THE TOYS FOR WHICH THE CITY IS FAMOUS ARE SOLD. PROCEEDS ARE GIVEN TO THE CHURCH.

    THIS IS A FAVOURITE TIME FOR THE CHILDREN. ALL THE TRADITIONAL FIGURES ARE REPRESENTED, AND THE ARRIVAL OF ST. NICHOLAS IS HERALDED WITH A FANFARE OF TRUMPETS. THE CHILDREN ARE GIVEN GINGERBREAD FIGURES OF THEIR PATRON SAINT, AND WANDER THROUGH THE WONDERLAND OF THE MARKET.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3VMVLAW8GURYPIJ5UI1JCE00O
    Media URN:
    VLVA3VMVLAW8GURYPIJ5UI1JCE00O
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/12/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment