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Jewish family vacations in southern France

Film | RG Number: RG-60.1070 | Film ID: 4325

The Dutch-Jewish Bed family (Meijer, Kaatje, Elly (Jetje) and John) enjoys their vacation in a beach resort town in southern France, probably Juan les Pins. Beachgoers on the sand, under rows of sun umbrellas, and in the water. Jetje and John row a paddleboard/boat. Sand sculpture in the shape of a reclining woman. Sunbathers perform gymnastics. 03:43 Sign that says Hollywood in the BG. Kaatje (in plaid swim dress) walks into the surf while smiling at the camera. Meijer wades in the water. Kaatje rides a bike then sits at an outdoor bar (blurry).

WS of a hilltop town. Waterfalls and a stream, hike. In a town, people drive by in an open car, waving. The family at an outdoor market. They walk up a set of stairs next to a hill. Panning shots of a hill town, probably Monte Carlo, Monaco. Kaatje with John and Jetje. She pushes John’s hair out of his face.

Duration
00:13:44
Event Date
1939
Locale
Nice, France
France
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Imperial War Museums
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Record last modified: 2018-11-27 10:54:45
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