• Short Summary

    People of Memmingen celebrate Annual Day of the Fisherman, Germany.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Fish have no chance.

    Annual Day of the Fisherman, Memmingen, Germany.

    L/S town of Memmingen. M/S picturesque building. L/S parade through the streets. Various shots as the fishermen parade with their nets. M/S water showing reflection of building. C/U large fish in water. C/U hands on clock showing 8 o'clock. M/S's of the fishermen jumping into the water with their nets. M/S one of the men taking a fish in his net. M/S man carrying fish. M/S man taking fish out of his net, it slips out of his hands and he gropes for it in the water.

    M/S boy holding up fish. Various shots of the fishing in progress. C/U man holding fish. M/S of the weighing taking place. C/U net of fish being placed on scales. C/U fish on scales. Various shots as fish are weighed. L/S as the winner is carried on shoulders through city. M/S as medals are placed round the winner's neck, the man who presents them hugs and kisses the winner. C/U man in medieval costume dress looking on. C/U the winner, now also in costume dress, drinking out of large jug.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:20:00 / 01:37:57:00

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