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  • Short Summary

    Children outside washing their faces, eating, in canoes; girls splashing around in lake.

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    Ostrodzie and Swider, Poland.

    L.S. Children from the shipyards in Gdansk boarding line of motor coaches. Parents watching. SCU. Mothers saying goodbye to their children. (2 shots) MS. Parents waving goodbye. MS. Coaches full of waving children driving off. (2 shots). LS. G.V. tented camp aid trees. Children running about. LMS. Line of boys washing. Lake in background. SCU. Boys washing. CU. Boys washing. SCU. Boys washing. MS. Two women workers at the cap carrying pots of soup. LS. Children seated round table. Lake in background. Woman walking towards table to serve them. LS. Children taking out boats by wooden jetty. SCU. Boy fitting life-saving float on his chest. SCU. Same boy getting into boat. SCU. Boy paddling boat. MS. Boys paddling boats along lake. (2 shots). CU. Nose of boat going through reeds. MS. Boys paddling boats along narrow channel between reeds. CU. Newspaper. SCU. Three girls lying on sand at Swider, near Warsaw. Their parents left Poland before the war in search of work. MS. The three girls get up and run into the lake to play. MS. LMS. and SCU. Girls playing about in lake. (5 shots). CU. Head shots types of young girls. (3 shots).


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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:03:00 / 01:08:05:00
    UN 2165 D

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