• Short Summary

    Delicacies from around the world fill Olympia for Britain's food fair.

  • Description

    Olympia, London.

    GV, SV & LV food fair on ice, Thames frozen over. People skating. AS sign, Peoples Republic of Bulgaria, big portrait of Todor Zivkov under the sign. LV Bulgarian wine garden with rose fountain in centre. CU rose fountain. SV bottles of rose water. SV two Indian women cooking in kitchen. CU frying chapattis. LV & SCU Portuguese woman in kitchen. CU onions and garlic hanging from ceiling. LV & SV three Yugoslavs working in kitchen. SV three Chinese women cooking. CU dish of Chinese food. GV Russian stall, containing mass of bread. SV mass of bottles of Russian vodka and Champagne. SV & CU sturgeon in glass case, little cans of caviar on top of it. LV mass of food on Russian stall. All women wear traditional costumes, looks rather interesting.

    (Orig. Neg.) (Title scene E.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    182.10
    Media URN:
    29872
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/09/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:39:00 / 01:32:50:00
    Canister:
    54/70

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