• Short Summary

    Nice shots of Dutch fields of flowers - children pick daffodils and a man plays the accordion.

  • Description

    Holland.

    Introductory intertitle reads: "Fields ablaze with colour - nature's brilliant carpet of tulips and other flowers..."

    M/S of a man dressed in traditional Dutch costume sitting beside a river playing an accordion.

    C/U of the feet of little Dutch children wearing clogs walking through a tulip field. Various arty shots of the tulips. Pan from man playing accordion to field of waving tulips. All very cute and quintessentially Dutch!

    "Some poet once christened flowers "daughters of the sun." They certainly have a fascination for the other kind of daughters - " Group of children help an older woman to pick flowers. C/U of a child in a field of daffodils picking the flowers. The woman speaks to the children (in Dutch).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1590.25
    Media URN:
    51209
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/05/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:23:00 / 01:55:26:00
    Canister:
    PSP 739

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