• Short Summary

    A look at Jamaica and its palm trees and coral reefs. West Indies.

  • Description

    Jamaica.

    West Indies.

    M/S aeroplane flying along, L/S of the bay. M/S local man climbing up palm tree. L/S showing top of the coconut tree. M/S as he cuts the coconuts and they fall to the ground. C/U as young boy puts goggles on and runs out into the sea. M/S as he swims down into the sea. M/S as a local man takes two holidaymakers in a rowing boat with a glass panel in the bottom. C/U of them looking down into the sea. M/S of the corals in the water, they look down and chat. C/U girl. M/S of fish swimming along. The local man dives into the water from the boat and picks some coral. He surfaces again holding up the coral and a sea shell, he smiles at the camera. L/S boat and plane flying along in background.

    Cataloguer's note: this item was originally in colour.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1607.10
    Media URN:
    51548
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/01/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:09:00 / 01:19:25:00
    Canister:
    NP 488

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