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  • Short Summary

    Rumanian countryside & folk dancing - colour.

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    This material is shot in colour.


    Various shots of a small old wooden boat travelling across large strip of water covered in water lilies. Some close up shots of the water lilies from the moving boat. Several shots of a diver with harpoon in hand leaving water with his catch - a very small fish. Woman on shore takes fish and helps him out. More shots of man in water searching for the fish with goggles. Various hots of the Rumanian countryside, fields, small villages, lakes canals, trees wooded areas etc.

    MS Rumanian girl seated at doorstep of a traditional house, doing embroidery. A group of girls in traditional Rumanian folk dress walking through a village. They find a nice place and start dancing. Various shots of the girls doing traditional dance, man playing accordion standing next to them.

    Various shots of a young couple arriving to beech with goggles and harpoon. They change into their bathing costumes walk towards water. Various shots of the Rumanian village, traditional houses, people, roads etc. Road sign indicating several places. Road policeman at work. Road sign reads 'Sinmartin'.

    Small church on field. Cut to a couple getting ready for a swim. Couple walking towards car with their catch, they leave their fishing equipment and their catch in boot, sit in car and drive off. Brilliant countryside seen as they drive off - lake, woods, field, mountain peaks in background.

    (Eastman Neg.)

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:25:00 / 02:01:20:00
    UN 3790 B

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