• Short Summary

    Japanese billiards champions do tricks and people skate on the frozen Zuyder Zee in Holland.

  • Description

    Titles read: "CINETOPICALITIES IN BRIEF".

    Various locations of events.

    At the Shamuso (sp?) Hall in Tokyo, Japan, we see various shots of male and female billiards champions doing billiards tricks.

    On the Zuyder (Zuider) Zee in Holland / Netherlands we see people speeding over the frozen waters in ice yachts and on skates and sledges. Some people are in traditional costume of wide trousers (skirts for the women) and pointy hats. A man pushes a small cow along in a box sledge. A little girl in traditional dress sitting on a sledge is pulled along behind.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1198.24
    Media URN:
    41450
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/02/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:24:00 / 01:46:22:00
    Canister:
    PT 517

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