• Short Summary

    Austrian travelogue; Mozart's house being demolished, the Antlass Ritt Festival and rafting on River Enns.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Caught by the Camera".

    Various locations around Austria.

    Various shots of shabby but picturesque old house in Vienna - the 17 the century home of Mozart. Various shots of same house being demolished by housebreakers "to make way for modern steel-framed flats".

    The gay Antlass Ritt Festival - annual parade to commemorate Austria's victory in the 30 year war. Men and priests in traditional costume and robes ride through scenic mountain town on horses decorated with garlands. Some men carry Medieval looking flags or small branches from tree.

    Raft and canoes going down River Enns, Upper Austria. Rapid river runs through woodland and mountain scenery. Various shots of Aryan looking people in traditional dress on large raft. They wave at more people on bank and high bridge crossing gauge. M/S of two stocky looking men steering raft. Lots of canoeists follow.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1138.09
    Media URN:
    39593
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:28:00 / 01:23:10:00
    Canister:
    PT 335

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