• Short Summary

    An advertising film showing the delights of cruising on P & O.

  • Description

    S.S. Orsova entering Sydney Harbour and in dock at circular key, Ferry's arriving. View from the Botanical Gardens. William Street and Kings Cross. P & O offices. A man books a ticket on the Orsova. Orsova leaving Sydney. Montage of deck sports for young and old. Ladies at the hairdressers. Passengers play Bingo. Posting a letter at the ship's bureau.
    S.S. Iberia in port. Top shot and montage of Naples. Passengers on tourist bus. Trying to eat spaghetti. Ship's kitchen. First class dining room at diner time. Passengers on deck, night time. Model of Canberra and world clocks. P & O offices at night. Very dark night shots of London.

    End Credits: Music Composed by John Dankworth, Sung by Cleo Laine. Script and Lyrics by Roger Dunton, Directed by Frederic Goode.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2795.02
    Media URN:
    82069
    Group:
    Documentaries
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:07:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:03:00 / 01:23:38:00
    Canister:
    DOCS

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