- Title: CF522
10:25:37:09 - 10:27:33:07
Map of South America, zoom into Peru, Lima. Line drawn on map showing the train lines linking the port of Callao to the Cerra de Pasco region via Morococha and Oroya - mineral trade. CU gold platter. HA of street in Lima, good 1950s style shop fronts and hotel signs. Views of the Plaza de Mayor fountain and gardens.
LA shot of Palace of Congress, statue of Simon Bolivar in courtyard. Views of the Government Palace, Presidential residence, pan across gardens in front of the palace. Army guards march through palace gates. Pan across parks in Lima, full of flowers. Big suburban houses in Lima. Pan across souvenir shop fronts selling silver products. CU shop window displays full of silver work. Good shots of craftsmen working in silver in a street. Small scale artisanal silver production, CUs hammering silver, using jigsaw to cut flat pieces of silver. CU hammering a design onto a silver platter.
Ext Church of San Francisco, San Marcelo - very good examples of Spanish colonial baroque architecture. Good views down sculpture-lined boulevards. Ext University San Marcos, good shots of interior courtyards / quads. Ext and Int of old colonial homes. CUs silver stirrups. Displays of gold objects.
GVs of small Peruvian town Cerro de Pasco, shots of mountains surrounding the village - Santa Rosa mountain. Ruins of the old Spanish mines, old ore extracting stone mills. Good shot of mountain train ‘Tren de Sierra’ with a llama logo. Train going through valleys and ascending the mountain. Good shots of iron girder bridges. Collapsed oil Derrick in a gorge. Good shots of trains travelling through mountain tunnels.
GVs of the Cerra de Pasco mine. Pan across the mountains. Cattle on the high plains of the mountains. Good shots of hydroelectric dams. Reservoir in the mountains, shots of water being released from the dam. La Oroya smelting plant, tilt up tall concrete smoke stack. GVs of the smelting plant. Red-hot molten copper poured through a spout, stream of blister copper poured into moulds. Molten lead is also processed. Men working at making metal sheets and stacking them in the forecourt of the factory. Copper bars loaded onto freight trains. GVs trains travelling back through mountains towards to coast
- Keywords:PERU, LIMA, SOUTH AMERICA, ANDES, MOUNTAIN RANGE, LATIN AMERICA, COLONIAL ARCHITECTURE, GOLD MINING, JEWELRY MAKING, MARKET PLACE, PRECIOUS METAL
- Master Title:CF522