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  • Short Summary

    Stencil colour views of waterfalls in America, a Sunset and textile work in Spain.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    Stencil Colour Film.

    Title reads: "An old Indian name 'Laughing Waters' has clung to a series of falls in the Cascade Mountains, Oregon." United States of America. Shots of waterfall (water is stencilled yellow). More shots of waterfalls.
    Intertitle reads: "Tumbling through a rocky maze, the falls give off crystal-clear bubbles."
    More shots of the water running over the falls, bubbles can be seen floating in the air.
    Intertitle reads: "These bubbles, the Indians say, are the spirits of departed warriors seeking the happy hunting grounds." Good shot of bubble floating up in front of falls.

    Title reads: "When day is done ..."
    Intertitle reads: "Sunset melts into twilight ..." Shots of sunset. Sun sets over water.
    Intertitle reads: "... Golden paths o'er land and sea ..." Shots as it gets darker.
    Intertitle reads: "... Mellowed harmonies of eventide, mingled in a requiem of dying day ..." A tree is silhouetted against the sunset.

    GVs village. Int. Women working with dyed wool and yarn.
    Intertitle reads: "Eleven centuries ago the Moor founded ? industry". "Methods have remained unchanged down to today - there is no Time in Spain." Shots in factory working with yarn.
    Intertitle reads: "The very looms are centuries old." Young girl works on weaving loom. Young woman works spinning wheel.
    Intertitle reads: "As it used to be done it always will be done in Albacyn". Weaving of coloured yarn is done by hand. More shots of women working with yarn.
    Intertitle reads: "every design is a tradition - frozen into form and color". Shot of a carpet design.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:18:00 / 01:50:12:00
    UN 151 B

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