• Short Summary

    Montage of stills and film footage celebrating Bela Bartok's life.

  • Description

    Hungary.

    Hungarian commentary, documentation on file.

    GV. Hungarian scenic shots of mountainous countryside. MS. Of Bela Bartok in trilby smoking a cigarette in a pre-war flashback. VS. In his work room at the Academy of Science in Budapest, shows his old phonograph and his writings. MS. Zoltan Kodaly seated in his library remembering Bartok SOF. MS. Bela Bartok looking at a violin. MS. Of Bartok on still photograph looking over rail of ship in 1940 when he went to America, as a protest against Fascism. GV. New York in 1940 from under the Brooklyn Bridge. VS. Scenes in New York in 1940 with a still photograph of Bela Bartok superimposed over. MS. Exterior of Medical Arts Centre Hospital in New York. Entrance to Ferncliffe Cemetery. VS. Stone plaque with the name of Bela Bartok 1881 - 1945.

    (Comb. F.G.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    3146.27
    Media URN:
    88560
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:49:00 / 01:50:27:00
    Canister:
    UN 4083 A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment