• Short Summary

    A look at the traditional Bantu market in Johannesburg, South Africa.

  • Description

    Bantu market.

    Johannesburg, South Africa.

    Various shots of Johannesburg. Travelling shot down street, with tram, cars, etc. Various shots of the native Bantu market in Johannesburg. Various shots as one of the vendors make snuff. Another beats out a copper bangle. Various shots as men have their hair cut at the barber's shop. Various shots of a herb doctor making his remedies. A patient with headache comes for medicine, the doctor gives him a bottle which he drinks out of then smiles.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1286.07
    Media URN:
    42835
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/02/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:01:00 / 01:11:51:00
    Canister:
    NSP 204

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