• Short Summary

    Twins from all over the world meet in Holland for the biggest ever world twins convention.

  • Description

    Oirschot, Holland.

    GV. Towards, masses of twins coming out of large Marque. SV. Various twins walking across field and waving to crowd. CS. Pan with Dutch twins Johan and Anton Lippman - middle aged men, both wearing glasses and hats and both smoking cigars. As the camera pans past we see they are holding hands. CU. Male twins watching procession. CU. Male twins with cameras, pan from them to girl twins who they are photographing. CS. Male twins wearing straw hats and a large grins. CU. Girl twins smiling. GV. Outside Town Hall, people watching presentation of prizes. SCU. On balcony of Town Hall, least resembling twins receive their prize, huge loaves of currant bread. CS. Girl twins looking on. SCU. On balcony, girl twins with their prizes (two plaques). SV. Crowd clapping. CU. On balcony, oldest twins (man and woman 82 years old).

    (F.G.) (Orig. "D")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    527.04
    Media URN:
    30798
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/05/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:35:00 / 01:16:30:00
    Canister:
    55/42

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