• Short Summary

    The school holiday has arrived and with it the New Year parties. This fine fir?

  • Description

    1.
    Fade in C.U. Little boy applauding.


    2.
    S.V. Children applauding.


    3.
    L.V. Children watching.


    4.
    L.V. Christmas tree all lit up.


    5.
    L.V.Pan Doves flying around the tree.


    6.
    S.C.U. Russian group riding in horse drawn sleigh.


    7.
    L.Top V. Ditto.


    8.
    C.U. Little girl applauding.


    9.
    C.U. Another.


    10.
    S.V. Girl dancing on a tight rope.


    11.
    L.V. Ditto.


    12.
    L.V. Ditto.


    13.
    C.U. Ditto.


    14.
    C.U. Little girl's face.


    15.
    S.V. A hippopotamus being fed at the table


    16.
    S.V.Pan From children to hippo;


    17.
    S.V. Onlookers.


    18.
    S.V.Pan From the children to the hippo;


    19.
    C.U. Children laughing.




    Initials M.R./P.B.



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The school holiday has arrived and with it the New Year parties. This fine fir tree is at the Moscow Circus. Grandfather frost and the Snow Girl arrive on the traditional Russian troika.

    It appears that the Show Girl can not only walk but she can even dance on a wire rope. But, perhaps, the most fun the young spectators get is by watching this hippo receiving his food. The school holiday brings many pleasant surprises to the Soviet children.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA935P3DBG19L7QIGGL7FO2HARV
    Media URN:
    VLVA935P3DBG19L7QIGGL7FO2HARV
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/12/1957
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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