• Short Summary

    A look at holidaymakers in Blackpool, Deauville and Rome.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Your holidays and theirs.

    Britain, Deauville (France), Rome (Italy).

    Blackpool, Lancashire. Various shots of people at a funfair with dodgems and rides. Various shots of people on the crowded beach drinking tea, some shelter under covers. Good shot of young men and women having donkey rides, one woman falls off and laughs. M/S of women drinking tea on the beach and chatting. M/S as others eat winkles.

    Deauville, France. C/U's of bathing beauties in swimsuits relaxing in deckchairs. L/S of crowded beach at Deauville. An elderly man watches his grandson digging and making sandcastles. M/S of woman with Dalmatian dog, she is wearing a matching spotty bikini. M/S as young people play beach volleyball. M/S as girls walk along in their swimsuits looking chic. M/S of the heat haze over the area.

    Rome (Italy.) A man walks up to a fountain and sticks his head underneath as relief from the heat. A woman and two men jump around and laugh in a fountain fully clothed.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1408.24
    Media URN:
    45840
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:22:00 / 01:36:41:00
    Canister:
    46/70

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