• Short Summary

    Caught by the Camera - Tradesmen's traditions in Salzburg, Austria; a 14 storey round hotel; a new design of umbrella; and Jack the monkey having fun.

  • Description

    Item title reads - CAUGHT BY THE CAMERA (NO. 88).

    01:13:53 - L/S's of picturesque town of Salzburg in Austria. L/S of a street, various shots of shop signs. Various shots as a newly qualified butcher carries out the tradition of waving a banner out of a window in the Butcher's Guild House.

    01:14:25 - L/S of 14 storey round hotel in Sestrieres in the Alps. Various shots showing the hotel which is designed to trap the sun. M/S of one lady sat on a balcony. M/S of two little dogs (Pekinese ?), various shots of ladies on the balcony and a cable car going past.

    01:14:58 - M/S of a model holding an umbrella with a see-through plastic shield hanging over the front. It was designed by a lady after she was hit by a car whilst shielding her face from the wind with a normal umbrella. M/S as the model walks down the street with the umbrella demonstrating its effectiveness.

    01:15:19 - M/S of Jack the monkey walking along with his keeper. M/S as he holds hands with two people, C/U of his face. M/S of him in a swing boat, he climbs out and swings about then runs all over. M/S as he runs off and climbs a ladder.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:47:00 / 01:15:59:00
    PT 323

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