• Short Summary

    A look at the beautiful Mexican town of Tasco and a donkey that drinks beer.

  • Description

    Tasco, Mexico.

    Various shots of the picturesque town. L/S of red tiled roof tops on a hill side. M/S of an ornate chapel. M/S of a man looking over a balcony covered with flowers. More street scene shots around Tasco. M/Ss of men riding donkeys through a narrow street.

    M/S of two men sitting on a rock drinking bottled beer. A donkey comes in to shot, one of the men places a beer bottle in the animal's mouth. Various shots of the donkey tipping back his head to drink the beer - the narrator jokes that in Tasco "serious is the offence of being in charge of a donkey under the influence".

    Cuts exist - please see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    237.04
    Media URN:
    3266
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/06/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:23:00 / 01:15:42:00
    Canister:
    CP 441

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