• Short Summary

    Excellent footage of the bulb industry in Holland including picking and auctions.

  • Description

    Haarlem, Holland / Netherlands.

    L/S of windmill in field full of daffodils. C/U of daffodils. Several shots of men picking flowers and putting them in baskets. L/S and M/S of road side vendor with sack of daffodils making them into garlands. L/Ss of the man offering the garlands to passers by who drive past in cars. He manages to sell to garland to man. One is draped over his car. L/S inside greenhouse. C/U flowers. C/U of tulips. More shots of thousands of flowers on tables. Man takes bunch of flowers and walks off screen. Several excellent shots of bulb and flower auction. M/S of two women dressed in traditional Dutch clothing picking daffodils.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1283.25
    Media URN:
    34551
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/05/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:10:00 / 01:46:29:00
    Canister:
    NP 349

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