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  • Short Summary

    Various views of people in this Yugoslavian town.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    Street scenes in what is presumably Splato in Yugoslavia. Shots of market stalls. Many of the women have their heads covered (possibly Muslims). Shots of man working metal with his hands he is making cans or tins. Shots of a shoemakers / cobblers stall or shop. View across bay with palm trees. Shots of woman in a yashmak.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    478.16
    Media URN:
    57981
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:43:00 / 01:26:04:00
    Canister:
    UN 68 D

Comments (4)

  1. British Pathé says

    We've been contacted by someone who has seen this clip who has told us that this town is not 'Split' in today's Croatia, but Sarajevo.

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  2. British Pathé says

    Is anyone able to confirm this?

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  3. Mosnik says

    It is, indeed, Sarajevo, Bosnia. Or more specifically, the old Turkish quarter known as 'Bascarsija'. The sequence (01:42-02:06) " a view across bay with palm trees" is Dubrovnik (town on Adriatic coast in today's Croatia). At the beginning of this sequence the walls of Dubrovnik's famous 'Old Town' can be seen on the right, while, as the camera moves left, the island of Lokrum comes into view. The last few seconds of the clip are again most probably one of the side streets of 'Bascarsija' in Sarajevo.

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  4. iprofaca says

    I can confirm this, it\'s not Split. I live in Split, and visited Sarajevo and Dubrovnik many times, so you should correct it

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