• Short Summary

    Various shots of Christmas lights and people shopping in major World cities.

  • Description

    Xmas round the World.

    L/S The Oxford Street decorations. L/S Tracking shot. Crowds walking along pavement in Oxford St. M/S Policeman directing traffic. L/S Crowd and cars. L/S Pan crowd. M/S Street seller selling gonk dolls. L/S Another street seller with giant balloon. L/S Crowds. M/S Street seller selling books. M/S Pan Policeman walks through crowds and tells street seller to move on. L/S Tracking shot up Oxford Street. L/S Model Father Christmas on display in front of Selfridges. L/S Regent Street decorations. C/U Small boy looking in shop window. C/U Meccano roundabout going round. C/U The two robots walking on counter. C/U Toy robot. C/U The two robots, one bows to the other. C/U Pan toy rocket. L/S Store toy department. L/S Small girl runs and pulls string to operate toy giraffe. C/U The giraffe . M/S Skeleton puppet being operated. L/S As the puppets head goes up in the air. C/U Pan two women looking at faked Christmas trees. L/S Sign in Canada 'Christmas trees for sale' M/S Man collects tree. Small boy dragging small tree behind him. L/S Skating rink and ski slopes. M/S Pan horse drawn sleighs. M/S Tracking shot, small tractor drawn sleigh. L/S Christmas trees outside houses. C/U Dummy Father Christmas. L/S Christmas tree outside house. L/S Christmas decorations in Brussels.

    L/S Christmas tree lights. M/S Man's shop window. C/U Shop window in Germany, pan to L/S street. L/S Christmas decorations. M/S People buying at shop counter. M/S People buying Frankfurters. M/S Small boy on man's shoulders. L/S Brilliantly lit shop front. L/S Christmas lights. L/S Decorations along street. L/S Christmas trees lit up. C/U Model roundabout going round in shop window. L/S Giant Christmas tree lit up. L/S Piccadilly Circus at night with packed traffic. L/S London street. M/S French sailors buying hot chestnuts. C/U Sailor eating chestnuts. L/S Oxford street lights. L/S Crowds walking along. L/S Shoe shop window. L/S Crowd. L/S Toy shop window. M/S Toys working in window. L/S The front of Selfridges all lit up. L/S People looking in record shop. C/U Record shop window. L/S Regent street lights. L/S The front of Harrods all lit up. L/S, M/S and C/U Roundabout in shop window. L/S Trafalgar Square.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:49:00 / 01:39:28:00

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