• Short Summary

    A promotional film showing the joys of travelling by sea on the S.S. Orcades of Orient line

  • Description

    Continued...
    Deck tennis and sun bathing. Cocktails after games. Cocktails being mixed and drinking in the lounge. Deck horse racing night. Ladies wind miniature horses toward a winning post.
    Silver cups are presented. Passengers go ashore for a day trip in Italy, views and ruins and traditional dancing. VG shots of peasant women sorting fish on quayside with fishing boats in BG. Couple from ship on a gondola in Venice. Pigeons in the square.
    Back at sea and sailor paints ships chains white. More deck games and swimming in the pool. Buffet on deck and eating in deck chairs. Crew talking to the passengers, Montage of Offices and crew doing their jobs. WS ship sailing away.

    Credits: Music...Don Banks, Conducted...Muir Mathieson, Editor...Cliffe Boote,
    Written...Stewart Farrar, Direction & Photography...Martin Rolfe,
    Producer...Donald Carter, Exec. Producer...Terry Ashwood.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2283.06
    Media URN:
    74583
    Group:
    Documentaries
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960 - 1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:06:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:11:00 / 01:53:42:00
    Canister:
    DOCS

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