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  • Short Summary

    Korean marriage - parade of wedding party and tea ceremony.

  • Description

    "Or, "How to get married in Korea." L/S of a parade moving towards the camera. Various items are being carried including a sedan chair. "The latest model Sedan (Period about .1) arrives at the Bride's house."

    A man climbs out of the sedan chair after it has been placed on the ground and goes into the house. "Then you have a drink of tea with her..." M/S of man preparing tea and handing cup to a woman in Korean traditional dress. "...and because there's no divorce in Korea, the Bride stays put!" C/U of the bride and groom - they look miserable! They bow to the camera - the man then smiles. The bride has two spots on her cheeks - some kind of traditional make-up.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 596.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    968.12
    Media URN:
    17517
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/11/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:09:00 / 01:33:43:00
    Canister:
    EP 248

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