• Short Summary

    Village next to volcano in Malayan jungle.

  • Description

    Flores Island, Malay Peninsula.

    Several shots of a Malayan village in the middle of jungle - straw huts with jungle around. Several shots of the native women holding babies in their arms, they have very few clothes on. Several shots of the native children playing string instruments resembling sitars but smaller. Several shots of the native men looking into camera.

    Peak of Flores, alive volcano close to the village - seen through smoke. Several shots of the lakes surrounding volcano 'with water as thick as paint'. Voiceover says that one of the lakes is blue green and another blood red thanks to their mineral composition.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1232.46
    Media URN:
    41855
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/02/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:27:00 / 01:57:42:00
    Canister:
    NSP 46

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