This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    A look at people celebrating Christmas around the world.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Christmas around the world.

    Holland - M/S model scene of the birth of Christ. C/U little girl. M/S family of 5 watching scene. M/S model. Interior L/S of church. M/S's from behind family to model. C/U's women. C/U model. M/S people watching.

    Japan - C/U Japanese family preparing to enter Shinto. Various shots of them inside.

    Holland - Various shots Dutch people praying. C/U's Dutch girl placing clog in fireplace. C/U Dutch boy doing same.

    Mexico - L/S church, pan down to people entering. M/S doorway of church with family going in. M/S picture of Christ, pan down to altar. C/U woman with baby. C/U family praying.

    France - Exterior L/S of French chapel by night. M/S family entering doorway of chapel. Interior L/S shots of the chapel, showing stained glass windows. M/S family at altar. C/U's man, woman and children.

    Canada - L/S Canadian landscape. M/S's horses and sleighs passing by.

    Mexico - C/U model of birth of Christ. Exterior L/S of Mexican church. C/U Mexican family. C/U woman and child. C/U man and child. Interior L/S window of church.

    Norway - M/S's Christmas party in progress. M/S Father Christmas giving Christmas presents, the little boy cries a lot when he sees Father Christmas. C/U Christmas tree showing little Norwegian flag. M/S's Father Christmas taking out presents and giving them to children.

    Greece - L/S people entering Greek Orthodox Church. Various shots of congregation during the service. Elevated L/S shot inside the church.

    Japan - Exterior L/S's shots of Japanese church. Interior M/S of Japanese Shinto with family in foreground. M/S as family get up and walk past camera.

    USA - L/S American chapel with schoolchildren filing up towards door. M/S children entering. L/S pan up from ground to top of steeple.

    Cuts 48/103.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:02:00 / 01:28:53:00
    UN 2053 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