• Short Summary

    Nice travelogue about Grenada and Barbados.

  • Description

    Barbados and Grenada.

    Aerial shots of sea below. L/S of aeroplane flying. Good street market scenes. Native woman carrying coconut juice container on head, she pours out a glass full to sell to another native woman. M/S of two policeman with harbour in background. More market scene. Several good shots of men fishing for flying fish. L/Ss of coastline and beaches. People on beach and swimming. Aerial shots of island of Grenada. Busy street scenes and harbour.

    M/Ss and L/Ss of numerous women drying nutmegs. Men breaking shells with wooden mallet. Several shots of cocoa pods being broken and beans falling into basket. M/Ss of woman trampling up and down on the beans with no shoes on. C/U of feet walking through cocoa beans to spread them out and turn them over, to speed drying. M/S Groups of native women all doing the same thing. L/Ss The bay - showing small empty beach and thick undergrowth.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1603.01
    Media URN:
    51422
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/12/1953
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:03:00 / 01:03:28:00
    Canister:
    NP 484

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