• Short Summary

    Christmas comes to Bavarian mountains, Carol singers parade the streets of Oberammergau.

  • Description

    Oberammergau, Bavaria, Federal Republic of Germany (Western Germany).

    GTV. Pan, German peasants entering church yard. CU. Woman putting lighted candle on grave. SCU. Two other people putting lighted candle on graves (natural sound). CU. Candles on graves. CU. Old woman putting candle on grave. SCU. Girl putting candle on grave and standing at prayer. CU. Old woman standing at prayers. CU. Man standing at prayer. GV. Mountain (German voice). SV. Street scene, singers carrying lanterns. CU. Window opened by old man, & CU. SV. Singers and musicians approaching house. SCU. Woman looking from top window. GV. Singers passing down the street. SV. Singers and musicians including double-bass player approaching house, they stand outside the front door which opens and old man comes out (German voice). The choir start to sing. CU. Boy singers guitarist and violinist. CU. Boy guitarist. CU. Doublebass player, pan down neck of double-bass. MS Doublebass player and singers. WS. Group and old man at door. CU. Old man. LS. Group seen through doorway.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    559.13
    Media URN:
    31575
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/12/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:54:00 / 01:27:20:00
    Canister:
    55/103

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