• Short Summary

    Father Christmas visits children regardless of the bombing.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "A WELCOME VISITOR".

    London.

    Various shots of a man dressed as Father Christmas walking along street looking at bombed houses and ruins of houses. Suddenly crowds of children appear from the ruins, run out to him and crowd around as he hands out presents. Group of children round Christmas tree set up in the blown-out window of a bombed house.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1063.27
    Media URN:
    21303
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/12/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:46:00 / 01:34:57:00
    Canister:
    40/100

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