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  • Short Summary

    Scenes in and around Belfast in Northern Ireland.

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    Belfast. Northern Ireland.

    Shots in nearby countryside & in city; c. 1920s. A few automobiles on curving road lined w/ bare; bent trees;man walks along beside horse-drawn cart. Pan rt.; shows factories in BG. Shot of a few people on walkway by water; across inlet; many houses in BG. Small waves w/ whitecaps coming in. Next; man approaching riding bicycle on road w/ few houses; pan rt. on the bike as he rides by; passed by 2 trucks. CU road sign to Belfast etc. Market scene in city: small crowd & some cars gathered in front of long low bldg.

    Closer shot part of crowd; w/ calf in front; young boy steps out toward cam. Man pushing calf away from cam. CUs of crowd. ECU midsections of 2 men; both reaching into pockets- -looks as if they are making some transaction. CU old lady w/ white hair & toothless smile. CU spotted calf being sold (quite dark). Next; policeman directing traffic- MS, then CUs Great shots looking down residential street of terraced house. Children can be seen playing in the street.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    hd format:
    HD at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:51:00 / 01:09:36:00
    ON 358 B

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