• Short Summary

    Corn on cob growing in Manhattan penthouse, performing elephants and aerial views of Austrian Alps.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Cineviews in Brief". (number 49)

    Corn on the cob growing in roof garden of Manhattan (New York, United States of America, USA) penthouse. Performing elephants and aerial view of Alps in Tyrol, Austria.

    M/S, looking through French windows, of couple sitting smoking on balcony. M/S of woman in roof garden. She pauses to smell flower before picking a ear of corn. C/U of woman peeling leaves from cob. Garden is on top of skyscraper.

    M/S of young elephant standing on pedestal, waving a conductor's baton with his trunk. M/S of three elephants playing instruments; one winds an organ, another plays drums, another a triangle. Various shots of elephant band. They are playing in a dusty enclosure, looks like a zoo. A crowd of families with children watch. Name of zoo or its location is not mentioned.

    C/U of aeroplane cabin window; through it we see view of mountains. Narrator explains we are flying over Tauen range in Tyrol. Various aerial shots of snow capped mountains.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:46:00 / 01:40:52:00
    PT 392

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