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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of Gothic churches and other great architecture and art in Flanders, Belgium.

  • Description

    German UFA documentary film. Almost identical footage to this item is found in the item BELGIAN ARCHITECTURE on the same tape - Film ID 2407.07.

    Flanders, Belgium.

    Various shots of the churches and other great architecture in towns across Flanders, Belgium. Shots of the great paintings, drawings and sculptures of some famous artists (Albrecht Durer, Van Leyden, Reubens, Van Eyck and Hans Memling) are cut into the film - also the shots of the monuments.

    LS. 1914-1918 war graves, could be used for present war - could be Ypres. More shots of the Flanders architecture. More shots of the clocks towers and church towers.

    Title in German reading 'Flanders Germanliches Belicht - ein film von Alfred Ehrhardt - Musik von Gustav Kneip'. More shots of the wonderful architecture across Flanders - similar footage to previous.

    According to the paperwork this material is shot in various towns of Flanders, Belgium. Towns are listed as: Bruges, Ypres, Louvain, Oudenarde, Brussels, Ghent and Antwerp.

    Cataloguer's note - this is a brilliant material, pity that cataloguer did not have time to identify all the buildings.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2407.01
    Media URN:
    66807
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:17:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:17:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 1769 A

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