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Daily life in Zakopane, Poland 1936

Film | Accession Number: 2003.214 | RG Number: RG-60.4119 | Film ID: 3006

Snow in Zakopane. Traveling shot from the funicular in the Zaprowy (Tatra) mountains at Zakopane. This is where the Poles would go to ski. VS, panoramic shots of the countryside. The funicular travels over the village- a few shots of villagers below, then more snow and mountains. The gondola approaching the top of the mountain; MCU gondola operator, CU on the gears, another shot of it approaching the end of the run, from a slightly different angle- people disembarking. VS from the gondola, shadows of the gondola along the mountainside. 01:03:08:25 Someone in a bear costume in the village teasing passersby, VS with young girl and young man fighting the bear, etc. Back to the sky cab and the pretty mountain scenery. A woman in a scarf in MCU appears briefly in the frame; more mountains.

Genre
Outtake
Duration
00:05:13
Event Date
1936
Locale
Zakopane, Poland
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Outtakes.
Credit
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Julien Bryan Archive
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Record last modified: 2018-08-08 16:29:31
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