• Short Summary

    Christmas around the world.

  • Description

    SV. Pan of the interior of Savoy Hotel, London. Miss Christmases and Father Christmases are seen. CU. Miss Christmas, pan to close up shot of Father Christmas, pan to more Miss Christmases. SV. Pan, film star Joan Crawford carrying Christmas parcels. CU. Comedian Max Bygraves being given parcels. SV. Max Bygraves, nurses piling him up with presents. CU. Of Joan Crawford with Mr C. J. Goodlatte. SCU. Actress Fenella Fielding having a drink with Father Christmas. CU. Comedian Charlie Drake. SV. Charlie Drake, Frankie Howerd and Leslie Macdonnell. SV. Nurses with Comedian Bernard Bresslaw. CU. James Carreras with a Miss Christmas. SCU. Jimmy Tarbuck and Billy Butlin with Miss Christmas. CU. Christmas presents.

    CU. Little boys singing - natural sound of choir begins, they are singing 'Silent Night' in German. CU. Little girl's faces as they are singing. CU. Boys and girls singing. GV. Night, boys and girls dressed up carrying torches, & CU. SV. Boys and girls with torches walking through snow. CU. Boys and girls. LV. Boys and girls with torches gather around Christmas tree. CU. Top of the Christmas tree. CU. Little children looking up to Christmas tree. CU. Little girl. CU. Little boy. CU. Little girl. SV. Interior of house, old lady looking through window. SV. Exterior, little children singing as old lady looks out of window. CU. Old lady looking through window. CU. Children singing. CU. Little boy singing. SV. Lighted candles around the Virgin Mary with child. Zoom in - end of natural sound of choir.

    United States of America (USA).
    AS. Christmas lights in America, pan down. CU. Christmas lights out of focus, camera pulls focus to show people shopping in front of lighted window. GV. Christmas shoppers. CU. Christmas type carousel. CU. Toy elephant. CU. Puppets. CU. More puppets. CU. Of lights, pan up to a decorated ornamental type fountain.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:16:00 / 01:46:05:00

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