• Short Summary

    Helen Keller entertains afflicted children in Sydney.

  • Description

    Sydney, Australia.

    Long shot of the deaf and dumb institute at Darlington, Sydney. MS. Girls playing hockey. MS. Girls working ball up towards goal. CU. Famous Australian writer Helen Keller and her secretary watching a game of football. MS. Boys playing football. CU. Helen Keller and secretary translating by hand movements what is happening in the game. Helen Keller is blind, deaf and dumb. MS. At a school for blind Helen Keller meets an Australian who is blind, deaf and dumb. They speak with hands. They kiss one another and Keller mouths some inaudible words, which are translated by the secretary. MS. A blind boy presenting Helen Keller with a book of Australian poems in Braille. SCU. Helen Keller playing with a scarf presented by blind girls and speaks inaudibly. SCU. Helen Keller shaking hands with blind boys. Various shots of her speaking to blind girls and boys.

    Comb. B/W.

    Date found in the old record - 07/05/1948.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:59:00 / 01:19:24:00
    UN 2002 D

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