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    Paarl, Cape Province, South Africa.

    Its harvest time in Cape Province. M/S of some people enjoying white wine. L/S of vineyards. C/U hands picking bunches of grapes. Various shots of the harvest, with teams of black workers filling large baskets and carrying them to a large truck piled high with lovely luscious dark grapes. A truck of white grapes is heading for the weighing in depot. The contents are tipped out and down a chute. M/S grapes being crushed by a mincing machine.

    A man mixes up grapes as they pass on a conveyor. M/S exterior of the colonial style house where the wine vats are stored. Inside wine tasters wear white coats and hats, one tester draws some red wine off from a huge vat and sniffs and swills it in his mouth. Outside women sort, weigh and pack grapes for eating. To close there is a shot of a glass of red wine with some red and white grapes, a hand comes into view to add a glass of white wine.

    Note : see also CP 415 Cuts.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/12/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    3172
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    211.10
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:02:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:28:00 / 01:55:06:00
    Canister:
    CP 415
    Sort Number:
    CP 415
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Union Wine kinovino South Africa Archive
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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