Turkish scenery seen from a boat as we travel through the Dardanelles.
Through the Dardanelles by boat. French titles: 'Un Pays Qui Agonise: La Turquie'.
Tracking shots from boat going through the Dardanelles. A few sailing ships & boats of different sizes pass. Ancient Turkish fortresses on hills; w/ wall going up a 45 degree angle slope. Passing near cemetery on bank. Houses at edge of water. Lighthouse; the Tower of Leander.
Entering Constantinople (later named Istanbul). Many boats docked; mosque at edge of water. Passing US ship. Many buildings along the banks; in various styles and states of repair.
Note: originally black and white film w/ colour tint.