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  • Short Summary

    Good shots of German holidaymakers in Berlin.

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    Berlin.

    Various shots of holiday makers at the railway station with their suitcases. Off to the beach. High angle shot of a bus drawing up where lots of people are queuing. People crowd onto the bus. M/S of group of people on a pleasure cruiser passing the camera. L/S of lots of people sitting at tables under trees.

    "From above they look like a nest of disturbed ants" reads an intertitle. Aerial shot of a very crowded beach. Tourists crowd the sands. High angle shot of the beach showing shaded deck chairs and sun seekers. High angle shot of a youngster falling down a water slide into the sea. C/U of group of men with linked arms as another man launches himself onto their outstretched arms. They throw him up and down.

    L/S of group of young people dancing cheek to cheek on the sand. M/S of group of people in swimsuits buying something from a man in a large hat. More antics on a large slide. L/S of people on the beach. M/S of men leaning over drinking fountains. Girls in swimsuits play by a post from which water squirts. M/S of crowds of men watching as others throw a friend into the water. L/S of the lido. "The latest word in hot weather garb" is a little boy in his birthday suit paddling in the water.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 476.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    920.08
    Media URN:
    16483
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/07/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:13:00 / 01:19:10:00
    Canister:
    EP 192

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