• Short Summary

    Cineviews in Brief - a 117 year old man in Lithuania, fez making in Albania, and the Royal Riding School at Budapest, Hungary.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Cineviews in Brief (No. 33).

    01:50:23 - Lithuania. M/S of 117 year old Jeuness sat in front of a hedge, M/S profile of him as the narrator explains he has been married 4 times, the last time being when he was 100. M/S of him stood with a small girl, the narrator says his youngest son is 10 and his oldest is 92. M/S as he smokes a pipe in the garden. M/S as he walks across his field. M/S as he steers a horse-drawn plough. He attributes his longevity to never eating, drinking, smoking or working too much!

    01:51:00 Albania. M/S of a man sat on the ground teasing out raw wool to make a fez. M/S of a boy pummelling felt into shape and putting it around a mould which dries in the sun. A man uses a razor to smooth off the edges. M/S of a group of men standing around smoking and wearing their fezzes.

    01:51:42 - Budapest, Hungary. M/S of a Hungarian cavalry officer riding his horse around the ring at the Royal Riding School at Budapest. He is wearing top hat and jacket, the horse rides around in circles. M/S as horses are driven around, chariot wise, in a circle where they have to keep time to music. M/S as a man rides along on a horse, he bends over backwards from the saddle to pick up something on the ground. M/S as he leans over to the side and does it again.

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    Film ID:
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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:18:00 / 01:52:24:00
    PT 376

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