• Short Summary

    Rumania is promoted as a holiday destination in this travelogue.

  • Description

    Rumania travelogue.

    Delights and traditions of Rumania are shown - narrator promotes Rumania as a holiday destination and discusses how Rumania "has it all". Hotel and city square (Bucharest?), view of a beach from a balcony.

    Horses are seen in training for a trotting race. Various shots of the horses and jockeys harnessing up. Jockey smiles broadly as he passes the camera. Track is levelled out and water sprayed upon it. Shots of the race and spectators.

    Traffic free shopping centre is shown - shoppers walk through square. Large "modern" building is covered with a mural. Compared to a church covered with intricate frescos. L/S of another church then M/Ss of tourists and locals looking at the frescos. C/Us of the paintings.

    Narration suggests that Rumania has many surprises for those that think it is a backward country.

    Cuts exist - see other record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    321.08
    Media URN:
    3813
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/03/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:36:00 / 01:34:58:00
    Canister:
    CP 533

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