• Short Summary

    Swiss dairy farmers try a new method of getting their milk 2600 feet down mountainside.

  • Description

    St. Martin, Switzerland.

    SV. Angle shot of man holding the front of the line and bringing it downhill. SV. Pan of line running down the mountain, panning up showing it fixed to trees. SV. Line being laid in a gully down the mountainside. GV. Mountain, pan down to show the village. GV. Pan showing the cows on the mountainside. LV. Cows on the mountainside with men and women standing amongst them. SCU. & CU. Pan inside shed, cow being milked. SV. Little building, pan down to men carrying buckets of milk towards building. CU. Man tipping milk into funnel. LV. Pan of the building in the village. SCU. Pan of line coming through hole in the wall inside the building. Pan along the line showing it going into another room where there is a big vat and a man standing over it. SCU. Man holding the end of the line as it runs into the big vat. CU. The milk coming out of the end of the pipe into the big vat. SCU. Two cows butting each other's head on the mountainside in the course of a fight. LV. Cows fighting, one turns away from the other after being pushed in the head.

    (Dupe.Neg.) (Title scene B.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:32:00 / 01:12:19:00

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