• Short Summary

    A warm portrait of life on the farms and valleys showing traditional way of life and dress.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Carpathian Foothills, Western Ukraine, Russia, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics / USSR

    VS Landscape and wildlife scenes in the Russian area at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains. It is a fertile area of sheep farms, fertile valleys and flowing rivers. On the soundtrack we hear the famous song "Cheremshina", written by Vasil Mikhailyuk. MS A shepherd in traditional costume. VS Ancient folk traditions in clothing and patterns practised by designers and worn by local people in the small town of Vashkovtsy. MS A group of people eating in a local restaurant, all wearing traditional embroidered shirts. MS Pan along the River Cheremsha. MSs Sheep drinking from the river, a shepherd plays bagpipe type instrument to his flock. Good shots, lumberjacks riding and steering a convoy of rafts downriver. LS Sun setting over a hill.

    Note: Date on original record: 21/10/1968. Russian commentary.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3263.14
    Media URN:
    90800
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:29:00 / 01:50:34:00
    Canister:
    UN 4389 B

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