• Short Summary

    People invade parks as spring arrives in Brussels.

  • Description

    Brussels, Belgium.

    MV. Surface of peaceful lake with a woman in small row boat comes into picture. GV. Pleasure bus on river with crowded decks. Woman and two children seated on park seat. MS. Some youngsters laying on grass, a couple strum at guitars. LS. Courting couple seated on boat. LS. Couple stroll through park. Various shots of the children on swings and slides in the park. MS. Children on open air roller skating rink. MV. Children playing on rubbish dump. Various shots of the open air camping and caravan exhibition in Brussels. Various shots of a road in Brussels showing new king size traffic lights to avoid accidents. Various shots of the motorists being stopped at roadside and being asked questions - survey is being carried out on the Brussels parking problem. Various shots of a man on horse drawn cart arriving in Brussels, he enters parking building. Various shots of the man being handed a parking ticket and he drives up to his bay. GV. Cars parked in the Market Place in Brussels. MS. Tiny back street in old town of Brussels. Various shots of the demolition in progress on old houses right next to the building site where new buildings are going up. GV. Modern office blocks in Brussels.


    Date found in the old record - 20/04/1964.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:49:00 / 01:49:37:00
    UN 3886 G

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