• Short Summary

    Travelogue showing the wonders of the region through which the Rhine wanders.

  • Description

    Germany.

    Travelogue style story about the Rhine Wine Festival.

    Cruise on the Rhine. Castles seen from the boat, views of the riverbank including the legendary Lorelei (sp?) Rock. Uberveisel (sp?) is one of the places passed in the cruise.

    Coach tour - holidaymakers seen on a coach enjoying the views. Various shots of timbered buildings and shops of German town. (Village is named but no paperwork to confirm name - Rudesheim?) Oom-pa band play at an outdoor cafe. Various shots of the band members. Tourists buy cigars. C/U of goods in a shop window including beer mugs. Parade through the town - lots of dancing and marching bands.

    Chair lift (or cable car) transports people over the vineyards. Various shots of grapes being harvested - nice footage of an elderly couple at work on a hilly area of vines.

    The Germania (sp?) statue. Tourists take photographs. Barges moving along the Rhine.

    Note: place names need to be checked - no paperwork. Alternative spelling for search purposes - Rheine.

    Cuts exist - see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    305.06
    Media URN:
    3642
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/12/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:51:00 / 01:45:08:00
    Canister:
    CP 522

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