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  • Short Summary

    Various shots shown inside a picture frame device.

  • Description

    "Playtime is gay time!" reads introductory intertitle.

    Shot of three children playing in a living room setting. The image is framed within a picture frame device (as all shots are in this film). One child reads, one plays with building blocks and the other with some kind of board game. "The call of the - "chockie!" C/U of child sitting on an armchair with a box of chocolates on her lap. Another child toddles in and takes one of the chocolates. "And even floods have beauty of their own - when you're not in them!" Landscape shot - water flows past the camera. Two men walk beside a monument - possibly in a park (not identified).

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 539.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    946.18
    Media URN:
    16820
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:22:00 / 01:45:59:00
    Canister:
    EP 222

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