• Short Summary

    Footage of the old city of Manilla, Philippines.

  • Description

    Manilla, Philippines.

    Title reads 'Ancient City'.

    Various shots of the ancient walled city of Manilla, Philippines. The actual wall is in bad shape in places and most of the damage was done during World War II. Various shots of some of the remaining churches that survived heavy damage. St. Augustine Church and the Church at Las Pinas. Various shots inside the Las Pinas church which has probably the only bamboo organ in the world. The long organ flutes are all made of bamboo and a small Filipino boy sits playing.

    (Comb. Fine Grain.)

    Date found in the old record - 20/03/1966.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3197.02
    Media URN:
    89635
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:45:00 / 01:03:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 4121 F

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