• Short Summary

    Documentary material on Istanbul covered by John Dored.

  • Description

    ISTANBUL, TURKEY:
    Unidentified men meeting / Turkish flag raised

    Traffic in the bay of Istanbul. Turkish President's Yacht. "Savarona" bought by the Turkish Government from an American Woman millionaire. Various scenes of the Yacht. Various C.U's and pose shots of the President on board his yacht. (President ISMET INEUNU) Shots of his with his daughter and two sons. (the sons are in grey suits & specs). Pres. Ineunu with his wife and all his children. A view from the "Savarona" of Bosphorus. (two scenes). View of the Turkish Presidents Palace on Bosphorus "Dolma Bachtche" (Several scenes). Panorama of Istanbul and mosques. "Golden Horn" and of Stanbul Harbour. Various scenes. The Old Sultan Palace "Top-Kape". View of the Bosphorus as seen from Istanbul Harbour. Various scenes of the Old Sultan's Palace inside the Palace grounds showing various Palace buildings. The building of the Sultan's Harem (Inner Yard and some harem windows.

    The Sultan's Library. (a Building with a round coupol). Entrance to the Palace and some mosaiks on its walls.

    Various scenes showing the streets in Istanbul. Two scenes of Istanbul University.

    Gen view of Pera. (European side of Istanbul)., as seen across the Golden Horn. Various scenes of Traffic in the Harbour of Istanbul. Bosphorus. Old Towers of Roman period, laying on the Bosphorus. View of Bosphorus near the Black sea. (Forbidden area to approach nearer with camera.
    Background: Documentary material on Istanbul covered by John Dored.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1KNDLGIK4R8RD8TTPRHIX5MUS
    Media URN:
    VLVA1KNDLGIK4R8RD8TTPRHIX5MUS
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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