Sound missing. See documentation for written commentary.
BANANA CALYPSO reel 1
Produced by Associated British Pathe for Elders and Fyffes Ltd Ltd. Commentary spoken by George Brown. Banana Boat Song sung by Shirley Bassey. By courtesy of Philips Electrical Ltd.
Bananas are ripened, squeezed and sorted at a warehouse in Essex.
First shipment of bananas since the start of the war arrives in Bristol.
A lady rides on a donkey which carries the bananas she is selling on its bridle.
Bananas are picked and packed in Australia.
Mr Cook grows his own bananas in a greenhouse. Hextable, Kent.
Australian banana industry.
A ten million dollar crop makes 1956 a bumper year for Colombian banana growers.
Work on a banana plantation in the West Indies.