• Short Summary

    Barcelona Fire Brigade, chalk cowsheds, underground flower market and Vienna at night.

  • Description

    Titles read: "CINETOPICALITIES IN BRIEF".

    Various locations of events.

    In Barcelona, Spain, we see the Barcelona Fire Brigade in a practice exercise to rescue a child from a ruined building - good for showing damage to the city during the Spanish Civil War. The firemen put their ladders against a buildings and climb up, to rescue a man who slides down a fire sheet to safety.

    At Queensdown in Kent we see cowsheds hollowed out of chalk cliffs. The cattle stand in pens outside the caves.

    In Vienna, Austria, we see various shots in the underground flower market. Customers select flowers in the hustle and bustle. C/Us of flowers.

    Several shots of the city of Vienna at night, showing illuminated buildings, statues and fountains. Brief shot of the floodlit St Stephen's Cathedral.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1172.04
    Media URN:
    40433
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/06/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:03:00 / 01:08:44:00
    Canister:
    PT 428

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