• Short Summary

    French children give up writing and phone their Christmas lists through to Santa.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Paris, France.

    Children looking in shop window of "Bon Marches" toy shop. Small model locomotive moving along tracks. Top shot, little engine past camera. Close up shot of two children looking at model railway in the window. Engine on track, pan up to children. Close up shot of children looking on. Train entering tunnel. Line of children at phone booths phoning up Santa Claus. Close up shot, tracking along children. Close up shot of little boy phoning Father Christmas. Angle shot, Santa Claus coming through hole in roof in balloon.

    Possibly connected with 48/102 - MD. Possibly in tin marked UNSO 41/42.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1522.47
    Media URN:
    59810
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:05:00 / 01:52:57:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 041 P

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