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Spirit of Christmas Animates Paris Toys

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
185
Date Released
19 Dec 1932
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Hunt Experiences Slithery Conditions
  2. 2Army’s New Uniform Goes on Parade
  3. 3Spirit of Christmas Animates Paris Toys
  4. 4Motor-cyclists Earn Thanksgiving Dinner
  5. 5'Slate Club Father’ Distributes £30,000
  6. 6Huge Throng Cheers Amy’s Home Coming

Story

Story No. within this Issue
3 / 6
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Spirit of Xmas Amongst Paris Toys. DESCRIPTION: Marionettes performing in windows of French store imitate season’s gaiety in life-like manner. SHOTLIST: Shots of a night club scene with the models dancing on floor. The patrons seated around and including drunk rolling on the floor. One patron has large mustache. Shot includes small band playing on balcony.
Keywords
Buildings and structures; Music and dance; Entertainment and leisure; Curiosities; Celebrations and festivals
Footage sources
Movietone
Card file number
2161
Length of story (in feet)
59
Story extras:

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