• Short Summary

    We see the people of Stomo in the Faroe Islands then glaciers and hot springs in Iceland.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'THE HOME OF THE VIKINGS'.

    Faroe Islands.

    Various shots of the town and harbour of Thorshavn on the island of Stomo. Local girls and men wear traditional home-woven costumes. C/U of an old man with a beard - "a typical descendant of the old Vikings". The men hold hands and do a dance in a field.

    Iceland.

    Various shots of glaciers and hot volcanic springs on the hillsides. Men walk across a glacier on an expedition. Shots of the mountain snow melting and steam rising from the mountain slopes. Snow water pours down from the mountains. Horses graze in a field where steam is rising from the grass.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1636.27
    Media URN:
    52038
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/11/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:24:00 / 01:58:37:00
    Canister:
    PSP 868

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