- Title: MB4
Mountbatten home movies - Aristocracy / upper classes - 1930's.
07:00:00 Hollywood - var s Woman & Douglas Fairbanks Jnr who gesticulates, leaps over high pole, strokes dog
07:00:25 Hollywood - vs filming in progress - features people getting out of car in rainy street at night - LA tram passes in background. ms elderly woman gets out of car, collapses by car assisted by younger woman looks on in horror.
07:01:36 Hollywood - ms Lyric Theatre, at night, lit up, tram past in foreground - raining people with umbrellas but good shot.
07:01:58 Hollywood - ms Douglas Fairbanks Jnr in night, outdoor scene with young woman & white horse
07:02:22 ms young woman stands forlornly in rain
07:02:28 vs Hollywood film scene - Douglas Fairbanks Jnr running and vaulting on horse and riding away, shot of film crew and cameras, vaulting over high garden wall assisted by tree.
07:03:17 Hollywood - Douglas Fairbanks Jnr, for home movie camera - walks and runs with woman up hill with Spanish looking white city in background
07:03:47 Hollywood - vs Douglas Fairbanks Jnr and another man rounding up cattle by waving clothing over their heads as they ride horses.
07:04:14 titlecard Introducing Charlie Chaplin
07:04:16 Charlie Chaplin walks towards Douglas Fairbanks Jnr and woman. They face camera and wave. Behind them is a Hollywood Spanish city film set.
07:04:30 Charlie Chaplin grabs woman and runs off followed by Douglas Fairbanks Jnr. Woman then runs back up hill with Fairbanks Jnr, Chaplin pulls out handkerchief and chases them.
07:05:03 mcu Douglas Fairbanks Jnr, woman, Charlie Chaplin & man sit one behind another & pretend they are all on one horse by jogging up & down
07:05:27 titlecard A Serious Road Accident
07:05:30 vs crowd of spectators stand by edge of road looking down on car that has driven off road down into a field and crashed - some go down to look at badly damaged car - no sign of driver
07:05:49 Titlecard At The Fairbanks' Beach Camp
07:05:52 shot pans along beach huts cuts to shot of woman wearing swim suit, cleaning her teeth in front of beach hut, man can be glimpsed in background
07:06:08 ms of another woman in shorts and top walks beach
07:06:10 ms man fools about in plastic dinghy as tide laps around dinghy, cuts to two women in dinghy & men on surf boards, all try to ride / surf, all fool around splashing each other, at one point one of the woman's swim top almost falls off.
07:08:18 titlecard Prague, Capital Of Czecho-Slovakia. The Palace
07:08:21 pan round Palace building, a few people walk by.
07:08:26 titlecard Fifteenth Century Clock that has never stopped. English Craftsmanship (loud cheers)
07:08:31 ms backs of heads of people, mostly wearing hats & coats, stand by car, camera pans up tower to clock face, Prague.
07:08:36 titlecard Golden Lane. Quaint Bijou Houses
07:08:40 ms woman bends over washing in buckets in street, cuts to shot of man walking past along Golden lane, Prague
07:08:43 ms Golden lane, Prague showing narrow lane, small houses, no people in shot
07:08:48 ms man poses outside tiny and very sweet little cottage in Golden Lane
07:08:56 titlecard A Prague character who Believes himself to be a Baron
07:09:00 vs eccentric man in street places monocle in eye
07:09:14 vs Prague street scenes - various people. Includes Policeman & children on way to school.
07:09:33 var s soldiers along Prague street, some pose for camera outside building
07:09:42 titlecard The Old Bridge And Fortifications By Twilight
07:09:46 ms Charles Bridge Prague - people & some traffic pass along bridge, Prague castle in background
07:09:56 titlecard Austrian Custom Official. Taken at dusk
07:10:01 vs custom official goes through procedures with man standing by car.
07:10:10 titlecard Her Husband is smoking at home
07:10:13 ms woman pushes cart filled with heavy sack, past camera along country road in Austria
07:10:19 titlecard Vienna, Capital of Austria Demonstration the day after Dolfuss had become dictator
07:10:24 ms armored car filled with young people holding flags past camera, Vienna
07:10:30 var s people, soldiers along street, traffic, Vienna
07:10:34 pan up historic buildings in Vienna, including St Stephan's Cathedral
07:10:54 titlecard Vienna has magnificent apartment buildings for the workers
07:10:58 pan up utilitarian building, then pan along building
07:11:06 titlecard Vienna by night
07:11:08 vs neon lights flashing on and off - Moulin Rouge, Cafe Carlton, Kaiser Bar & Windmill, can at time see headlights of cars as traffic goes along streets
07:11:34 titlecard When leaving, our trailer creates considerable interest
07:11:37 vs huge crowd of people looking at trailer attached to car - outside Bristol hotel Vienna. Includes shot of English woman in fur coat standing by car.
07:12:01 titlecard Hungarian sportsmen
07:12:03 vs men dressed in hunting clothes with rifles & dogs walk along road towards camera, one man carries huge brace of game birds over shoulder. vs men stand by side of road. Hungarian countryside.
07:12:23 titlecard At heart just a boy! somewhere in Hungary
07:12:27 ms English male tourist stands by car at level crossing, waves handkerchief as train goes by.
07:12:32 var s villagers including a procession of girls in uniform with nuns, & village children have ride on cart. All shot from open topped car as it drives along.
07:12:44 titlecard Budapest, capital of Hungary The Danube with parliament buildings beyond
07:12:49 var s Budapest buildings from Danube river, river traffic
07:13:00 var high angle shots from the hills of Budapest and the Danube, bridges.
07:13:17 titlecard Hungarian Gypsies
07:13:20 ms 2 women & child dressed in traditional Romany clothes walk past in park, they rush up to camera for money offered to them
07:13:29 mcu gypsy child eating piece of bread
07:13:31 var high angle shots of Budapest from the hills including shot of bridge over Danube river
07:13:45 titlecard The famous artificial wave swimming bath
07:13:48 vs large waves washing over bathers / swimmers in pool. Budapest.
07:14:20 vs people sitting under umbrellas around pool and sunbathing
07:14:48 panning shot of pool full of people, people seated at tables by pool
07:14:59 cs waiter serves drink to woman seated on ground, cuts to vs people seated around pool
07:15:13 titlecard Water Babies
07:15:16 vs people swimming and sunbathing
07:15:52 ms people seated at table overlooking city - Budapest, waiter pours drinks.
07:15:58 mcs female tourist browses at souvenirs stall run by woman who watches her
07:16:02 vs City - Budapest - including bridge over Danube
07:16:13 titlecard Produce from the country
07:16:15 ms men & women on horse drawn cart loaded with fruit and vegetable produce - farmers from Hungarian countryside arrive in Budapest
07:16:19 titlecard Padre complete with bowler
07:16:21 mcs Priest in black cassock, bowler type hat, reads newspaper in street, Budapest
07:16:24 vs traffic policeman directs light traffic, mostly three wheeled traffic in Budapest square
07:16:32 vs tourists, people drink glasses of water from fountain in square Budapest.
07:16:42 titlecard Budapest to Paris in nine hours. The Danube from the air
07:16:48 var aerial shots of Danube river and countryside
07:16:56 Titlecard Our aeroplane at Prague
07:17:00 vs ground crew at airport with funny shot of man removing ladder from side of plane
07:17:09 ms interior of small passenger plane - passengers seated inside
07:17:12 titlecard Our machine (French) crashes whilst taking off. People running to assist
07:17:18 point of view shot from plane of people rushing to plane, cuts to shot of cars, people rushing to plane
07:17:25 ms passengers climb out of plane, cut to shot of onlookers, ground crew by plane
07:17:33 titlecard One of the greatest pleasures of travelling is to get home again
07:17:37 ms two children being towed in cart in grounds of house
07:17:43 ms funny shot of man with cap crammed over head removes piece of material from car
07:17:53 titlecard The End
07:18:02 titlecard Aboard the " Olympic " ' en route ' for America (ocean liner / passenger ship)
07:18:06 cu of woman wearing cloche hat, pearls, fur trimmed coat seated on deck, smiles at camera
07:18:12 pan around deck of ship / liner Olympic, people relaxing on deck
07:18:32 ws ship with steam from funnels cruises through frame
07:18:39 vs people playing deck games / deck quoits & miniature golf, deck crowded with passengers watching
07:19:12 titlecard Picking up the pilot outside New York
07:19:16 ms pilot ship
07:19:21 high angle shot man climbs from rowing boat up rope ladder to ship
07:19:37 low angle foggy & wobbly shot of Statue Of Liberty, New York
07:19:42 ms traffic cop in New York directing traffic with pan left to cards down & across street
07:19:50 titlcard Prohibition
07:19:54 ms two men drinking from glasses in an exaggerated manner
07:20:07 titlecard Quebec, Canada. Showing parliament buildings
07:20:09 vs Parliament buildings in Quebec
07:20:26 titlecard The Montmorency falls - the highest in the world
07:20:29 vs water cascading over rocks
07:20:57ms woman climbs wooden stairway towards viewpoint
07:21:07 titlecard cheaper than a Ford
07:21:11 ms Newfoundland dog pulls dog-cart with man seated in it, stops by woman who pats dog, then dog cart is pulled away from camera along road, Canada.
07:21:22 ms grand building - church or town hall, cuts to dark view of skyline of buildings
07:21:35 titlecard Bathing At Montreal
07:21:38 vs women swim and dive into lake
07:22:16 point of view shot from back of train going over bridge over lake, metal bridge with high sides
07:22:28 titlecard Parliament Buildings - Ottawa
07:22:30 vs buildings in Ottawa with panorama of city
07:23:05 titlecard Niagara Falls
07:23:08 vs niagra falls with boat visible at bottom in some shots
07:23:57 titlecard Crossing the terrible whirlpool rapids on a wire!
07:24:02 point of view shot from cable car to land as car moves over Falls with various shots of rapids below & point of view shot of landing on other side as cable car approaches
07:24:40 ms from land of cable car with people away from camera over rapids
07:24:49 titlecard Back to the U.S.A - Buffalo Bill's Grave Denver
07:24:52 pan down American flag to Buffalo Bill's grave, Denver, America
07:24:57 titlecard In a motor car to the top of Mount Evans 13,00 ft. high. Half way up
07:25:03 vs Echo Lake Lodge, panorama of lake & forest surrounding it. Colorado, America.
07:25:19 Two women smile at camera as does local man in cowboy hat
07:25:36 ms snow covered mountains - Rockies Colorado, America.
07:25:46 titlecard Chipmunks - Colorado Springs
07:25:49 vs chipmunk feeding from hand
07:26:17 titlecard A halt on a three days' railway journey
07:26:21 vs black railway guard / steward, people, some in straw boaters, take refreshments at side of train / tracks.
07:26:37 titlecard About to descend the famous grand canyon
07:26:41 vs woman seated on mule assisted by cowboy & two cowboys in exaggeratedly tall hats share a cigarette
07:27:11 vs slightly out of focus, woman feeds tame deer
07:29:18 camera follows mules down track
07:27:49 ms man smoking cigar smiles at camera - he is lying on a rock by Colorado river, base of Grand Canyon, America
07:28:04 pan around Grand Canyon - at base of canyon, pans over Colorado river and up side to rim
07:28:21 ms North American Indians / native Americans playing drums and chanting, includes a couple wearing headdress
07:28:33 titlecard Wherwell Priory
07: 28:35 var s people in grounds, chauffer loads lugguge into large van in background
07:28:47 ms small boy hangs walking stick over small bridge, other boy comes along & they try to pull stick away from each other
07:28:58 ms women lift 3 small boys onto bridge & they pose for camera
07:29:10 vs people pose for camera
07:29:18 mcu stream with fish
07:29:24 ms chauffer closes back of large vehicle loaded with luggage & walks down side of vehicle
07:29:32 mcs 2 small boys seated in vehicle, make faces at camera
07:29:47 ms group of people wave off vehicle with people as it drives away
07:29:54 titlecard St. Donat's
07:29:57 High angle outdoor swimming pool, grand house in background, some people relaxing by pool
07:30:06 ms woman in tennis gear, feeds dog by pool, another woman in swimming costume runs by
07:30:13 vs both women sit on battlement type wall, sea in background, both pose, smile at camera
07:30:33 vs people sit on small fountain at edge of swimming pool, grand house in background
07:30:55 ms woman in swimming costume poses for camera
07:31:04 vs people dive, swim in pool
07:31:10 ms blonde woman poses by pool with towel draped over her shoulders
07:31:15 vs people relaxing on lawn, croquet hoops & net, skittles laid out on lawn
07:31:34 vs 3 dogs play / fight together on lawn
07:31:44 titlecard Sandbanks, 1934
07:31:46 ms small boy in swimming costume poses
07:31:48 gv beach
07:31:51 vs small boy plays in sea with small fishing net
07:32:09 ms children and woman by entrance of changing hut
07:32:17 vs small toddler plays on edge of shore / sea
07:32:27 vs group of children splash / play in sea and on sand
07:32:41 ms two women with Great Dane dog walk along beach towards camera
07:32:44 vs couple seated on deck chairs smile at camera
07:32:51 vs two children covered in towels, pose on beach
07:32:58 vs shots beach scenes, people, children in rowing boat
07:33:18 gv small boats
07:33:21 vs people into small speed boat which sails away from jetty
07:33:27 point of view shots from boat of coastline, boats
07:33:32 point of view from small boat of people, children on deck of larger boat, some wave
07:33:41 high angle shot of people waving from small boat
07:33:44 vs small speed boat speeds around bay
07:33:49 ms two women standing in cabin of boat
07:33:52 ms man stands at boat rail and looks at passing coastline with large hotel
07:34:00 title card Broadlands
07:34:02 ms family group by lake with swans
07:34:15 pan left across front of Broadlands House
07:34:21 vs family group by lake
07:34:32 brief shot of landscaped grounds
07:34:34 titlecard Cowes
07:34:37 pan round table with people eating breakfast
07:34:57 vs the Needles and cliffs of the Isle of Wight from ship
07:35:04 mcu young woman brushing her hair on deck
07:35:11 mls needles, cliffs of Isle of Wight from ship
07:35:17 vs good shots of yachts with enormous white sails at sea with vs shots of crews at work on board - Cowes, racing / sailing
07:35:43 vs people into speedboat, vs boat at sea, liner in background at one point, Southampton water
07:36:21 titlecard Exhausted after losing the way on Port Cross Island
07:36:24 vs Edwina Mountbatten in swimsuit comparing blisters with her sister Mary as they walk along
07:36:38 ms Edwina Mountbatten kisses donkey on nose
07:36:41 ms Edwina Mountbatten and others eating and drinking on terrace
07:37:11 titlecard On the island of Porquerole
07:37:13 ms Edwina Mountbatten and sister Mary eating at an open air table
07:37:30 ms dogs play / fight - quite funny as one is a dachshund which tries to jump on the back of the bigger dog
07:37:38 ms waiter serving Edwina Mountbatten and two men, old local woman walks up with melons and shows them to Edwina
07:37:06 ms Edwina Mountbatten starts to cut up melon and offer to others at table
07:38:19 ms group of sailors go past, Edwina and friends just seen in foreground at table
07:38:27 ms Priest, sailor and small man with startling resemblance to Adolph Hitler walks past table
07:38:31 pan of bay with boats and very simple cars
07:38:52 titlecard On our way back
07:38:54 mcu Edwina Mountbatten and others sunbathing on deck, she lifts her head and smiles, pan shot over the 3 people sunbathing, they all look at the camera
07:39:21 point of view shot of wake of speedboat
07:39:07:39:29 ms of dinghy with couple seated in it, both fall in water
07:39;37 titlecard St. Tropez
07:39:39 ms Edwina Mountbatten in gorgeous trouser suit climbs on boat, followed by man & her sister
07:39:47 panning shot from boat of harbour restaurants, boats moored, St Tropez France
07:39:52 titlecard Geoffry Rodd lands at six mile bottom
07:39:56 cu control panel of plane
07:40:05 point of view form plane of clouds - plane flying above fluffy clouds
07:40:20 vs small plane flying low, circling, coming in to land
07:40:44 mcs pilot in cockpit, man walks up and talks to him
07:40:50 ms man holds small boy who is seated on plane
07:40:56 var s people relaxing on lawn, children pose for camera
07:41:55 titlecard naval review 1935
07:41:56 vs large white yacht with sails down and young crew
07:42:12 ms group of people on deck
07:42:17 vs large and small sailing craft including passenger liner
07:42:41 ms people seated on boat
07:42:46 ground to air brief shot of plane flying over head
07:42:47 ms woman slicing bread, cut to vs people seated on deck
07:42:59 vs various sizes of boats
07:43:23 titlecard Isle of Wight
07:43:24 ms woman, wearing swimsuit, putting record on portable record player in garden
07:43:33 vs woman in swimsuit modelling hats and doing somersaults
07:43:55 vs people in outdoor swimming pool and views of gardens
07:44:43 ms hurdy - gurdy man with donkey hitched to cart and monkey dancing to music
07:45:20 vs people relaxing in garden and rowing boat
07:46:01 ttitlecard Gunnerside
07:46:03 ms views from window of sweeping landscape in Yorkshire
07:46:10 vs people relaxing on terrace of country house, one woman is knitting, Yorkshire dales in background
07:46:27 vs people having picnic in hills while out hunting, many are smoking
07:47:11 vs people shooting at game birds and birds being retrieved by dogs
07:47:23 pan across outdoor ice skating arena showing spectators
07:47:45 vs couples ice skating
07:48:09 vs small children on skis, with adults
07:48:19 ms man with box camera poses for camera, building in background, snow on ground
07:48:26 vs small children on skis, preparing to go skiing
07:48:52 vs Edwina ??? and friends in horse drawn sleigh line with fur
07:49:00 vs people skiing, preparing to ski and some seated on wall eating sandwiches
07:49:46 titlecard Every sort and kind of ski
07:49:49 vs skiers in fancy dress - ski, fool around, fall down on ski slopes. Some are dressed as Father Christmas, a man has a large dark beard, another man seated in snow almost looks like a pantomime dame.
07:51:03 titlecard Michael Arlen
07:51:05 mcs Michael Arlen, novelist, dark moustache with newspaper, sitting in sleigh with women wearing pixie hats, other men also sit in sleigh - winter ski resort.
07:51:19 titlecard Gene Tunney
07:51:21 mcs Gene Tunney, boxer, & woman seated in fur linned sleigh, he takes off his cap , they smile and wave at camera - winter ski resort
07:51:32 ms man taking photograph of cameraman
07:51:34 mcs group of people get into sleigh lined with fur
07:51:38 cs Michael Arlen seated in sleigh, cam pans r to woman seated next to him in fur trimmed coat
07:51:50 cs Gene Tunney in sleigh as it moves along
07:52:13 ms Gene Tunney and others stand in front of empty fur lined sleigh, Tunney pretends to drink out of bottle
07:52:26 vs Gene Tunney & other man pretend to fight / box with each other
07:52:34 ms Gene Tunney stands in open doorway, other man runs up steps & pretends to punch him
07:52:42 titlecard Lionel Portarlington knocks out Tunney
07:52:42 ms man fakes a punch at Tunney who falls onto snow & the is helped up
07:52:52 vs group of skiers putting on skis
07:53:12 ms man attempts to ski down slope and falls over
07:53:35 vs woman skies down slope
07:53:52 titlecard le Touquet
07:53:55 ms man and woman eating lunch in open air
07:54:12 ms waiter arrives and serves drinks
07:54:21 cs of various people smile at camera
07:54:45 vs people seated, standing by tennis court, men in tennis whites, women all well dressed, cloche hats, one is wearing fur stole.
07:55:05 titlecard Sir Henry Segrave
07:55:07vs Sir Henry Segrave poses by car with 2 women, then gets in car
07:55:33 titlecard Southampton, General Election, 1929
07:55:36 ms car decorated with streamers with chauffer standing to attention and smiling to camera outside polling station
07:55:43 point of view shot from ferry of Beaton Bros, Sailmakers' building
07:55:53 ms candidate / delegate speaks from back of truck plastered with posters, backs of mens heads in foreground - electioneering, campaigning.
07:56:01 ms another candidate / delegate speaking by railway track, people standing nearby look uninterested - electioneering, campaigning
07:56:09 panning shot past backs of large crowd listening to man speaking from back of truck, campaigning / electioneering.
07:56:17 ms back of man in truck, crowd facing camera in background - electioneering / campaigning.
07:56:21 vs faces in crowd, cam pans across faces, some men heckle
07:56:38 ms two women pose for camera, in background large crowd & man electioneering from truck
07:56:47vs man electioneering / campaigning from back of truck, backs of heads of crowd foreground
07:56:59 panning shot over faces in crowd, all men, some heckle / ask questions
07:57:38 ms and cu exterior building with large signs advertising candidates speaking in committee rooms
07:57:53 cu delegate / candidate speaking and gesticulating (Cunningham-Reid?)
07:58:15 ms car draped with flags and driver stands by car waving
07:58:27 gv traffic towards camera, cars, bikes, Southampton
07:58:34 vs people outside polling station, including Mary Cunningham-Reid wearing fur stole
07:59:08 vs young people sitting on car waving union Jack flags and cheering
07:59:23 titlecard Adsdean
07:59:26 ms Edwina Mountbatten on white horse, Louis ( Dickie / Dicky ) Mountbatten walks towards camera & stops by Edwina, Prince, in background on white horse is Prince George, Duke of Kent ( brother of King George VI & duke of Windsor )
07:59:32 ms Prince George, Duke of Kent on white horse, has problems controlling the horse
07:59:38 ms man poses for camera by car in garage
07:59:43 vs people in grounds pose for camera, includes Prince George, Duke of Kent with dog & Edwina Mountbatten
07:59:56 vs two men fool around with chair in grounds, includes brief shot of Louis (Dicky / Dickie ) Mountbatten with camera
08:00:03 vs Edwina Mountbatten, Prince George, Duke of Kent and others looking at unusually designed car
08:00:23 ms Louis ( Dickie / Dicky ) Mountbatten wipes windscreen of car, cuts to shot of Edwina Mounbatten inside car
08:00:35 mcs man, Louis ( Dickie / Dicky ) Mountbatten & Prince George, Duke of Kent in back of car, Duke of Kent is smoking cigarette
08:00:36 ms Edwina Mountbatten and her two daughters - Pamela in pram and Patricia walking along
08:00:46 mcu Prince George, Duke of Kent shaking baby's pram with Pamela in pram, cuts to shot of Edwina Mountbatten, Prince George posing by pram
08:01:12 ms unusually designed car with people looking on
08:01:20 ms dachshund dog raising leg on flower pot
08:01:27 vs three dachshund dogs playing in garden
08:02:06 titlecard Easter At Cannes
08:02:09 pan around table with people eating and drinking outdoors
08:02:33 ms waiter shows huge bottle of wine to camera
08:02:36 mcu Douglas Fairbanks Jnr, wearing captain's hat, dark jacket, white trousers, lifting huge bottle of wine to woman's lips, then to man's and then to his lips - funny shot as he pretends to be drunk and kisses woman
08:02:51 cs woman who pulls faces at camera, lights cigarette
08:03:16 cs man with handlebar moustache, he takes of hat, woman's hand comes into shot and twirls end of his moustache
08:03:21 vs people including Douglas Fairbanks Jnr, pose by line of polo ponies
08:03:40 vs polo match
08:04:03 mcs woman preening and posing in swimsuit, lying on lounger.
08:04:30 vs man and woman pretending to do love scene
08:04:49 titlecard Monte Carlo Grand Prix
08:04:54 mcu good shots of cars rounding bend in racetrack - motor car racing
08:05:10 high angle shot harbour Monte Carlo, see palace on top of hill in background, road in foreground, cam pans down to various shots of grand prix race, cars along road
08:05:24 mcu woman poses for camera
08:05:27 titlecard Six mile bottom
08:05:30 ms three women seated on bench in garden - stroking golden labradors
08:05:36 ms man walks along lawn toward camera, dogs jump up at him
08:05:41 vs young woman plays with dogs on lawn, they jump up and lick her as she lies on ground
08:05:54 mcs woman as she wipes her face clean
08:06:02 ms women pose by small plane then cuts to ms woman tries to start plane by swinging propeller, group of working men and boys stand and watch
08:06:23 ms plane taxiing along field, vs aerial shots taken from plane of countryside and country house
08:06:46 vs small plane taxiing and taking off
08:07:04 vs people relaxing in garden, seated in chairs, drinking, playing on toy rollercoaster
08:08:25 ms Douglas Fairbanks Jnr out of door followed by Edwina Mountbatten and daughter and others
08:08:43 titlecard A visit to Trogir, where first aid is required, & a rope fouls the propeller
08:08:49 ms man's foot gets first aid on ship. Colour footage. (ship looks more like a tramp boat)
08:09:03 pan past woman seated next to him, ms two men stand by seated man. Colour footage.
08:09:08 pan round deck of small ship with small tower in background. Colour footage.
08:09:16 high angle shot passengers walk down gangplank. Colour footage.
08:09:18 various high angle shots people milling around on the harbour. Colour footage.
08:09:37 various high angle shots people getting into small rowing boats. Colour footage.
08:09:47 good shot of sailors on deck trying to raise anchor. Colour footage.
08:09:53 ms woman tries to tidy dress on deck. Colour footage.
08:09:58 ms from deck of man attempting to free propeller. Colour footage.
08:10:12 ms people, some wearing swimming costumes, lean over overboard, just see their backsides, as they watch diver trying to free propeller. Colour footage.
08:10:23 ms group of people seated on deck in sun. Colour footage.
08:10:27 var shots sailors help dress man in diving gear on small boat. Colour footage.
08:10:41 ms of people watch from harbour. Colour footage.
08:10:47 var s diver off boat, down ladder & into water. He is wearing very early diving gear. Colour footage.
08:11:01 various shots people lounging around on deck. Colour footage.
08:11:05 ms small town from porthole of ship. Colour footage.
08:11:10 titlecard Cavtat and Villa Banaz from the Yacht.
08:11:13 var s of people on deck as camera pans to view of seaside village from deck. Colour footage.
08:11:30 var s small fishing boat sails away from camera, sun glistens on blue water. Colour footage.
08:11:34 titlecard Off to Bathe
08:11:36 ms powerboat past ship, 2 women seated on deck. Colour footage.
08:11:41 var s people sunbathing on rocks, some put sun cream on each other, some paddle in water. Colour footage.
08:12:00 vs man paddling with oars while standing on surfboard. Colour footage.
08:12:10 vs people sunbathing on deck of moored ship, rocky coastline in background. Colour footage.
08:13:00 titlecard Goodbye to kind friends
08:13:03ms powerboat past with man aboard. Filmed from deck of ship. Colour footage.
08:13:17 ms sailors on bridge of yacht. Colour footage.
08:13:23 pov from bow of yacht showing powerboat ahead. Colour footage.
08:13:27vs harbour showing sailors in uniform, passengers. Colour footage.
08:13:45 mcs woman raising handkerchief to eyes, pretending to cry. Colour footage.
08:13:58 ms crowd on harbour wave to yacht as it departs. Colour footage.
08:14:22 titlecard The End
08:14:23 titlecard Shooting parties 1936
08:14:26 vs people outside country house posing for camera. Colour footage.
08:14:50 ms group of men in plus fours & tweeds, with guns, walk along path by trees. Colour footage.
08:15:01 ms dog picks up dead bird & carries over to couple who are standing in field. Colour footage.
08:15:13 ms woman with dog walks over to couple - all are in a filed with other people in distance. Colour footage.
08:15:19 ms group of people sit on hunting sticks, pose in field. Colour footage.
08:15:24 ms people walk away from camera towards field, some carry guns, some with dogs. Colour footage.
08:15:30 ms man fires gun, takes other gun from bearer, woman stands watching. Colour footage. (nice shot)
08:15:38 ms golden labrador lies on ground yawning. Colour footage.
08:15:44 vs people seated on walking sticks in field. Colour footage.
08:15:54 vs from ground as plane lands in field. Children watch. Colour footage.
08:16:06 var s people relax / pose outside country house. Colour footage.
08:16:30 var s tennis game. Colour footage.
08:16:43 vs people relaxing in garden. Some are reading papers. Colour footage.
08:17:11 panning shot along flower bed of dahlias & other flowers. Clour footage.
08:17:23 panning shot of Castle, complete with canons and Union Jack. Colour footage.
08:17:35 pan around grounds showing flowers, statues, formal gardens, grounds. Colour footage.
08:17:53 ms castle with Union Jack & American stars & stripes flags. Colour footage.
08:17:58 vs people in grounds of house. Colour footage.
08:18:07 vs castle with moat, woman walks towards castle. Colour footage.
08:18:22 vs men wearing plus fours and tweeds on their way to hunt. Colour footage.
08:18:28 vs bearers / gamekeepers carry guns, horse & cart loaded with things follows. Colour footage.
08:18:36 vs people stand outside house, by cars, pose for camera. Colour footage.
08:19:17 vs two small dogs beg for food. Colour footage.
08:19:35 vs people pose outside house. Colour footage.
08:19:44 ms people out of large vehicle. Chauffer helps them. Colour footage.
08:19:48 brief shot of Prince George, Duke of Kent (brother of George VI) stumbles out of vehicle, followed by Louis (Dickie / Dicky ) Mountbatten who walks over towards car. Colour footage.
08:19:53 panning shot of group of people including Louis Mountbatten & Prince George in checked jacket. Colour footage.
08:19:59 black footage.
08:20:05 titlecard Mousa The Snake and Scorpion Charmer (B&W footage from now on)
08:20:05 vs Egyptian man, wearing turban, rides donkey towards camera. Egypt
08:20:23 vs Egyptian man waves stick in air, bends down & picks up scorpion & holds it up to camera
08:20:47 vs Egyptian man pulling snake out of crack in rock & holds it up to camera.
08:20:08:vs Egyptian men pose, some by rocks , some on horses, European woman in background.
08:20:36 vs Egyptian man takes of his turban & other clothes, then tries to get snake hidden in rocks.
08:22:04 ms Egyptian pulls snake from crack in rock & shows snake to camera
08:22:36 ms European woman walks past camera followed by Egyptians.
08:22:42 Titlecard The Temple of Karnac
08:22:45 vs Temple and surrounding oasis, obelisks with hieroglyphic marks, people in shot at times
08:24:21 titlecard Luxor - its temple and bazaar
08:24:24 ms European woman stands looking at view of river. Egypt
08:24:28 ms temple
08:24:36 ms women in purdah walk towards camera
08:24:41 ms small children walk past camera
08:24:46 vs men stripping sugar cane by cart, ms children eating sugar cane.
08:25:004 vs fruit and bread stalls, busy market scenes / men stripping sugar cane
08:25:31 titlecard Leaving Luxor on a Nile steamer
08:25:34 vs Nile with felucca moored to shore, buildings taken from steamer.
08:25:59 titlecard Assiut
08:26:02 vs busy market, jewellery sellers, close shots of children, men's faces
08:26:48 cs mosque pan down to view of busy narrow market street
08:27:04 titlecard Overworking! (Egypt)
08:27:06 ms man slowly brushing wall of house
08:27:17 vs camel train with camels being pulled down into kneeling position
08:27:35 titlecard A unique underground temple
08:27:38 vs Temple with steps and interior, European woman in some shots
08:28:04 Titlecard Primitive irrigation (Egypt)
08:28:07 ms irrigation system in use by two men who use a bowl attached to a rope with weights.
08:28:11 mcu man washing ox in river
08:28:24 vs 2 men using irrigation system
08:28:34 vs from different angle of men using irrigation system, small naked boy stares at camera
08:28:44 vs Egyptian men carry huge loads down steps, along street past street sellers & into building.
08:29:19 end of tape
- Master Title:MB4