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  • Description

    Issue title is PATHE PICTORIAL LOOKS AT HAPPINESS.

    Location of events unknown.

    M/S of a tramp waking up in haystack. M/S of tramp walking down country lane with bundle on back.

    The tramp goes through gate of cottage. Various shots of tramp walking up path and knocking at the cottage door. He makes funny faces at baby in play pen in garden. A woman comes to the door and gives tramp a sandwich. C/U of tramp looking very happy. As the tramp walks away he looks wistfully at the mother playing with the baby The tramp walks down path and out through gate.

    C/U of tramp's feet walking. He walks into an orchard and sits under fruit tree in blossom. Various shots of tramp eating his sandwich. L/S of church spire seen through branches of trees.

    Note: some might find this a rather rose-tinted view of homelessness.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/07/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    33989
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1239.28
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:31:00 / 01:49:41:00
    Canister:
    NP 149
    Sort Number:
    NP 149
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    Pathe Weekly Pictorial TRAMPS Keef Pedestrian Men Eating Sandwiches
  • Stills

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

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