• Short Summary

    Man drives herd of deer into valley for winter in Austrian Alps and girls at ballet school.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Cineviews in Brief".

    The Alps, Austria.

    Various shots of man walking through snow drift outside log cabin, he is accompanied by two dogs (Labradors?). He walks into a pine forest. We see him cup his hands to his mouth and shout. Various shots of deer running through the woodland. The man is driving the deer to the valleys where artificial food larders in the ground are made for them. Various shots of man and dogs herding deer through the snow.

    Ballet Academy, location of events unknown.

    Various shots of lots of little girls in tunics standing in front of a large mirror, putting on hair nets. Various shots of line of girls doing ballet exercises at the bar, their female teacher supervises them. M/S of girls doing exercises in dance studio. C/U of girl's feet in ballet shoes doing exercises. More shots of girls dancing, a male pianist provides a musical accompaniment. Various shots of older girls in tutus dancing.

    Note: film probably originally silent with later addition of soundtrack - hence ridiculous speed of action! AH 2001.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:22:00 / 01:05:54:00
    PT 363

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