• Short Summary

    Views in and around the British island in the Mediterranean, 1930.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown. 1930?


    Title reads: "Pathe Audio Review - Gibraltar - Britain's Big 'Rock' all Europe would like to own."
    BV of ship's officer as his vessel approaches Gibraltar.
    Intertitle reads: "Gibraltar is a warrior sentinel at the Mediterranean's front gate."
    Long view, the rock of Gibraltar.
    Intertitle reads: "In the shadow of big guns."
    Top view of Gibraltar harbour. Street scenes on Gibraltar.
    Intertitle reads: "In a little Spanish town where the cops are British."
    A policeman in British uniform directs traffic. Street signs in the background are in Spanish.
    Intertitle reads: "Traffic is Spanish, too."
    Two horsedrawn carts are driven down a street.
    Intertitle reads: "Merry villagers."
    People walk in town square.
    Intertitle reads: "Spanish shawls made in China and sold by Hindus."
    Indian / Asian shop keepers show off a shawl to a customer at their shop. They are haggling over the price.
    Intertitle reads: "Here comes Sunday dinner for the King's Troops."
    Geese are herded along a street, past a shop selling baskets and rugs.
    Intertitle reads: "Border officers - just the old Spanish customs."
    Spanish border officials guard the border crossing between Spain and Gibraltar.
    Intertitle reads: "First authorized views from Gibraltar's fortified galleries."
    Views over the harbour.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:07:00 / 01:42:43:00
    UN 66 D

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