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    CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA WHAT A CONTRAST! Brazil: Instifling heat Rio holds annual three-day carnival. BRAZIL, CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA LV Rio De Janeiro taken thro a frame of trees... Library No. 20703



    TLV Dancing crowds, dressed gaily coming down very wide street, line with trees.



    SV Women dress in two piece costumes dancing down street. SCU 3 Girls and a boy dancing down towards camera, somebody holding an umbrella behind them in B.G. TSV Crowd dancing down street, man dressed up as a woman in 2 piece costume leading them. SCU Girls and boys all dancing close together, boy in B.G. playing hard on trumpet. FADE. SV INT Man in evening dress dancing with two women dressed up in Chinese clothes. CU Coloured man with straw hat playing trombone. SV Woman in silver one-piece bathing costume with feather plumes for headress with beads round her neck dancing with her hands in the air crowds dancing around. SCU TILT ditto down to her legs. SV Group of people dancing one dressed in lepard skins and native headress. CU Coloured man playing brass instrument. SV Girls dancing one dressed in demon type costume and one with chinese type hat on.



    SWITZERLAND WANTED! WARMER WEATHER PLEASE Switzerland Arctic temperatures are more than even Switzerland likes. Switzerland GV Skating on the frozen Moret Lake. SV German ship being used as an ice breaker. LV Birds on iced lake. CU Bird in ice hand lifts bird from ice. CU Hand picks up frozen bird. LV Man entering water swimming. CU Girl and woman putting coats round themselves. SV Man walking on ice and touching ice. LV PAN Mountains pan down to frozen Rhine and Lake frozen over. 150ft



    Italy WANTED! WARMER WEATHER PLEASE Italy Snow ploughs getting through to Rieto after six days isolation. Rieto, Italy SV Night shots snow plough going away from camera CU Snow being lifted. CU Driver and man driving seat of snow plough passing camera. CU Snow merging into SV of snow plough. SV Snow plough men waving FADE GV Village lambs in the street. SV Boy carrying two lams. SV Man with truss of hay on his back. SV Boy enters barn carrying hay pan down to sheep huddled together in snow. CU Two sheep nestling together. LV Village with chickens and small boy Farmous. SV Small boy chases chickens CU Pony in lane in snow with a dog standing under it. CU Dog and horse. 150ft



    HOLLAND WANTED! WARMER WEATHER PLEASE Holland. Island of Marken holds traditional wedding on ice. Island of Marken, Holland SLV Guests seated at table wedding breakfast SV Guests in national costume. CU Guests man in top hat and black coat pipes. CU Ditto man on with top hat and stripped costume. Pipes. SLV Dancing. CU Two children watching dancing. LV Dancing. 150ft



    Weather; The Netherlands; Rites of Passage; Vehicles; Lent; Customs; Celebrations - Marriage; Celebrations - Seasonal; Rio de Janeiro




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    A.F.
    Switzerland
    MONDO LIBERO
    CINE JOURNAL SUISSE

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1J61LWHN1XFG9ZGXWQ2VI2XRE
    Media URN:
    VLVA1J61LWHN1XFG9ZGXWQ2VI2XRE
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
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    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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