• Short Summary

    Various Bulgarian items including May Day parade in Sofia.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Items from Bulgaria, including May Day celebrations in Sofia.

    Titles in Bulgarian.

    Pan across people listening to man reading out from paper. Various shots of the men and women gathered for what looks like presentation ceremony. Various shots as men and women receive presentation boxes from the man. MS people walking up steps outside. MS little train on miniature railway going into tunnel. Pan down worker in pit helmet drilling into side of a tunnel. MS him drilling. MS as he fixes an arced piece of concrete to tunnel wall. CU workers in tunnel. MS hammering part onto wall.

    MS train. Various shots workers around it. MS train travelling along. High angle view of river, pan over works at side. MS surveyors at site. MS as truck drives down into quarry. Various shots digger at work. Various shots men digging in quarry. Various shots as they throw the pieces into container. MS drilling in ground.

    Various shots snowy mountain, some snow slips down. MS man climbing up mountain, MS as he films the scene. Various shots people recording temperature and pressure. MS man being treated on stretcher in snow. MS man at makeshift table looking through microscope. MS man having breathing tested. MS people digging through ice. MS bringing up water from under ice. MS man crawling into igloo. Interior igloo as he checks something inside. Various shots as they chart the climate. MS man cooking outside. MS man taking rock samples whilst suspended over the side.

    LS travelling shot from train. MS women with heads out of the windows. MS train. MS people boarding ferry. MS water. MS two girls laughing. Various shots people on ferry. MS as man sketches the captain. MS as passengers wave to another ferry. MS people looking out. MS people in dining section. MS passengers looking out. MS passing under bridge. MS couples dancing on deck. MS river.

    MS big square packed with people on May Day. LS Ministers of Bulgarian Parliament waving from balcony. MS people waving to them. LS man making speech on balcony. Various shots crowds in square. Various shots big parade and people carrying flags. Various shots parade and people waving to Ministers. LS parade. LS flowers, pan to Ministers waving. High angle shot parade. Various good shots of huge parade.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:37:00 / 01:27:10:00
    UN 2854 A

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