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  • Short Summary

    Traditional Easter celebrations in Czechoslovakia.

  • Description

    Czechoslovakia.

    CU. Bud on branch of tree. Various shots of flowing stream. MS. Man pruning tree. MV. Chicken farm. MCU. Chickens. CU. Bowl of chicken eggs which have been gaily painted. MS. Group of women seated around table painting the eggs. CU. Women's hands painting the delicate pattern on the eggs. CU. Women's faces wearing headscarves. BCU. Painted eggs. Various shots of the two boys in national dress beat on a door with willow rods, the door opens and two girls come out, the boys then beat them with the willow rod. The girls in return present the boys with the painted eggs and then tie ribbons on the boys' rods.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 08/04/1963.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2649.02
    Media URN:
    78837
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1963
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:34:00 / 01:03:02:00
    Canister:
    UN 3737 G

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