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    c. 1964

    Cuts or out-takes from documentary film about cruise ship from North America to the Pacific.

    MS woman playing guitar. VS of liner ship pulling into docks in tropical location. The ship is the 'Orsova'. VS night shots o people dropping lays (leis) / flower necklaces from the ship. VS of liner in harbour. VS of family on deck being given lays by Hawaiian women. CU woman look over rail (at night). VS of people waving on deck to another ship. VS of people relaxing in deck chairs. VS of people waving from liner. VS of group of water skiers - waving as they pass. VS of ships crew working with ropes. More shots of water skiing. LS of island coastline - location unclear. VS woman by geyser / hot springs (New Zealand ?) VS of people taking tour on boat. CU of sailor in wheelhouse at night. He steers the ship. VS of children with dog - it is in a cold location. VS of ship in harbour. Shots from rear of ship. Red ensign is flying.

    VS at ski resort. Lots of snow and ski lift. VS of icicles on rails near waterfall. VS of children playing near sea with mountains in background. MV a hot spring bubbles and steam rises. Tilt down Native America style totem pole (possibly in Stanley, Australia).

    VS of women examining fruit in market (possibly Fiji). VS of ski lift and group of skiers. More shots of totem pole and view. LV boy climbs coconut palm. VS people by hot springs. CU family wave goodbye from ship as they start voyage. VS of water skiers. VS of children having tea party on deck. VS of Hawaiian dancers entertaining passengers. CU of woman looking over rail. CU of ship worker with rope. CU of ship's officer giving orders. MV waiter / barman talking to guest. VS from ship of Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, United States of America (USA). VS of Fijian children waving from beach. CU of woman playing guitar and singing on boat. MV of Fijian man playing traditional drum. VS of children on beach. MV fruit stall in Fiji. MV woman weaving mats. VS scenes in Fiji on road. People by flowers.

    Please note that the date 01/01/1964 is not correct and has been kept in for databasing reasons.

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    British Pathé
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    01:29:41:00 / 01:47:16:00
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    Sport & Leisure Travel & Exploration
    Orsova Australien - Neuseeland - Pazifik Colour Cunard - Ocean Liners Palm Springs 1960s San Francisco Wheelhouse American Beaches group Documentaries (1976) Documentary warning Long documentary A detailed look 1960s San Francisco
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