• Short Summary

    Cineviews in Brief - delivering the mail in Siberia, a horse fair in Ried, Austria, and salmon spawning in Estonia.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Cineviews in Brief (No. 38).

    01:55:51 - Siberia, Russia. M/S of men stacking up crates and putting the mail into sacks. M/S as the sacks speed away across the snow on a sled led by reindeer (?). M/S of two aeroplanes standing on the snow, these are getting ready to take the mail on the next part of its journey. The pilot waves after he has got in. M/S as one aeroplane taxis and the deer try to run away, frightened by the noise. M/S as the sled driver waves to the 'plane as it flies overhead.

    01:56:43 - Ried, Austria. The camera pans across crowds gathered in the square for the horse fair. Various shots of dappled horses. M/S's of brown horses. M/S as more are shown, M/S of some standing in a field.

    01:57:20 - Estonia. M/S of salmon spawning, a man scoops the spawn out of a tank and transfers them to a bowl. M/S as we see them through a magnifying glass. M/S as a man wades into the Keila-Joa river with two buckets in his hands. M/S as he gently pours the fish into the river.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:45:00 / 01:57:53:00
    PT 381

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