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  • Description

    Barcelona, Spain.

    Introductory intertitle reads: "The great Barcelona Fountains and water display threaten definitely the famous spectacle of Versailles - " C/U of an ornate building with a waterfall cascading down in front of it. Camera tilts down and pans. High angle shot of circular fountain with multiple jets being switched on. Spectacular.

    Another shot of the fountain with a different display. A new Spanish custom is shown - the lighting up of the fountains at night. Various shots including a C/U of one of the fountains.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 636.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/06/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    36405
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    898.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:46:00 / 01:13:33:00
    Canister:
    EP 150
    Sort Number:
    EP 150
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    WorkSpaces
    Cities 1910-45 Barcelona Spain Barcelona
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The "ornate building" is the Palau Nacional.

    The "circular fountain" is the Magic Fountain, ("Font Magica"), designed for the International Exhibition of 1929.

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