• Short Summary

    Roundup of the short news from around the world.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "PEOPLE IN CAMERA".

    London - Long shot Leicester Square Theatre, London. Milling crowds. Commissionaires pushing back crowd. Close up shot of a poster - The Roosevelt Story. General view of interior of Leicester Square Theatre. Mrs Eleanor Roosevelt meeting Mr William Moffat. Margaret O'Brian presenting Mrs Roosevelt with bouquet. Mrs Roosevelt and Sir Philip Warter chat to Margaret O'Brian. Close up shot of Mrs. Roosevelt, pan to Sir Philip Warter, pan down to Margaret O'Brian.

    Talywain, South Wales - Boys walking towards camera. Long shot of the houses under construction. Several shots of the boys brick laying. Close up shot of a boy brick laying. Close up shot of boy carpenter. Several shots of the old houses. Close up shot of the boys sawing. Boys working on building - plastering. Close up shot of boy plasterer. Close up shot of young boy plastering.

    New York, United States of America (USA) - Johan Paturson, giant from Iceland, entering shoe shop in New York. He sits down and is served by a salesman. Close up shot of Johan's head. Close up shot of the shoes - size 25. Johan tries the shoe on. Close up shot of the salesman tying shoe laces. Johan standing up. Close up shot of hands shaking - considerable difference in size.

    Poznan, Poland - Close up shot of the feathers floating about inside glass cabinet in Polish feather factory. Top view of a girl filling sack with feathers, pan up to feathers floating about in glass cabinet. Woman trying to sweep up feathers with broom (two shots). Close up shot of feathers floating about in air. Close up shot of feathers being sucked through pipe. Two women filling sack of feathers from machine.

    Man in warehouse stamping sack of feathers for export. Close up shot of the man stamping sack. Men wheeling sacks of feathers through warehouse. Close up shot of the sacks on back of lorry - lorry drives away.

    Opalocka, Florida, United States of America (USA) - Women baseball players running towards camera at training. Girl putting protective helmet and gloves. Side view, girl batting and starts to run. Another girl comes up, hits and runs. Girl running at speed towards camera. Girl throws ball. Side view of the girl hitting ball and running. Other women players in stands watching. Back view, player hits ball and runs. Girl running towards and falls. Close up shot of a girl wiping dust off her shorts.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:11:00 / 01:47:14:00

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