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  • Short Summary

    A restaurant where you fish for your own supper is featured.

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    Half frame title only. "Here in a beautiful setting is a unique restaurant. Singapore, F.M.S." L/S of a restaurant on stilts - either in the sea or a lake. Palm trees in the foreground, tourists pass the camera. M/S of people on the verandah of the restaurant. Men pick up fishing rods. "Each tank contains fish of different species, size and price." M/S of people peering into the tanks to choose their fish. "Instructions a la Japan." C/U of a notice in English and Japanese detailing how much is to be paid to fish in the pond. "Some hungry customers after a bite." M/S of two women and a man fishing in one of the tanks. One of the women catches a fish. "You catch 'em. They cook 'em. You eat 'em." Closer shot of the fishers. One of the restaurant workers unhooks the fish from the line.

    Note: intertitles have the word "Curiosities" at the top and "The Movie Side-show" at the bottom. This is one of the"Walter Futter's Curiosities" in the Eve Pic collection - American films which it appears Pathe bought then retitled for use in the U.K.

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    Film ID:
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    Eve pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:15:00 / 01:53:06:00
    EP 301

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