• Short Summary

    Christmas shopping on Oxford Street, London.

  • Description

    Christmas stockings. London.

    GV. Exterior Selfridges. SV. Father Christmas and reindeer pan down to people outside Selfridges. SV. Roundabout with toys revolving in window pan to children looking. CU. Little girl looking through window pan to another. CU. Toys on roundabout revolving. SV. Conjuror making magic pass over handkerchief. SV. Front view conjuror removes handkerchief from hand and reveals another object. CU. Little boy and girl. SV. Woman demonstrating puppets. CU. Little girl. SCU. Horse puppet dancing. SCU. Girl buys mistletoe and kisses salesman. SV. People walking along crowded street. SCU. Towards and pan sailor walking along with barrel of XXX ale. Chicken tied on back of barrel. SV. Bottles of wine on counter pan up to GV. wine store. CU. Hand lifts jerry can bottle. CU. Man smoking huge cigar. CU. One bottle containing 4 liquors. CU. Hand holding bottle priced 55/-. CU. Man with cigar pointing pan to shop assistant. SV. Cosmetics on counter pan to assistant showing woman gift box.

    CU. Woman. CU. Gift box of cosmetics. CU. Christmas tree pan to children dancing on stage at D.P's party. SV. Audience. SV. children dancing on stage. C/U Pan black kids on stage SCU and CU. Black child in audience. CU. Little girl dancing on stage. CU. Angle shot pan from boy to girl on stage. SV. Audience applauding. SV. Girls carrying boy off stage. CU. Little boy drinking tea. CU. children with fingers in ears. SV. Kiddies pulling cracker. Zoom in to kid picking up trinket from cracker. CU. Black child. CU. Plate of sandwiches pan up to kid eating. CU. Child crying pan up to Santa Claus. CU. boy. CU. Boy pan to Father Christmas. SV. Night watchman sitting outside decorated hut cooking Christmas pudding. CU. Watchman. SV. Watchman pan down to Christmas pudding. LV. Through window illuminated Christmas tree pan down to carol singers with candles in jars. CU. Child carol singing. SCU. Candle in jar pan down to boy's feet tapping. CU. Kids singing. SV. Back view kids singing. SCU. Old woman picking up holly as she puts it on mantelpiece. CU. Mistletoe bough pan down to old man and woman kissing.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:14:00 / 01:51:06:00

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