• Short Summary

    A look at San Remo in general and the winter flower festival in particular.

  • Description

    San Remo, Italy.

    An item about San Remo and the colourful winter carnival there. Various shots of the carnival including drum majorettes marching and the Dagenham Pipers. Various shots of San Remo and the harbour, a man cuts fish on a boat. A big pizza is cut into small pieces and a woman eats a bit.

    Various shots of steep narrow steps between high buildings, and women inside washing clothes in a big trough.

    Various views from a cable car, men get off at the top and play golf. Various shots of the city of Bussana ruined by an earthquake and many shots of cats among the ruins. We see various views of San Remo including the casino and Russian church. Shots of flowers being planted and harvested, many flowers are grown in San Remo.

    Various shots of floats in the carnival including the British entry of Westminster Bridge, we see dancers and bands marching past.

    Cuts exist - see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    267.01
    Media URN:
    3465
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    01/03/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:07:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:24:00 / 01:07:30:00
    Canister:
    CP 479

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