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Going to church in central Poland

Film | Accession Number: 2003.214 | RG Number: RG-60.3957 | Film ID: 3001

In Lowicz, a young, attractive Polish peasant women is putting on her costume, she wears several layers of skirts, a cropped jacket, and long braids. In the BG a large thatched-roof building is visible. Older peasant woman, who stops while walking along a road to kiss a tree, she then continues on. Quick shot of two women entering a church, dipping their fingers in holy water before entering. CU of older peasant man atop a carriage, the women are piling on their belongings. Young girls, women and men entering the church in traditional costume. One women is dressed in contemporary, Western-style clothing, a camel hair coat and felt hat. CU of the fabric of the peasant skirts.

Film Title
Poland 1936
Genre
Outtake
Duration
00:00:45
Event Date
April 1936?
Locale
Lowicz, Poland
Language
Mute
Genre/Form
Outtakes.
Credit
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Julien Bryan Archive
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