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Kessler family life in 1931

Film | Accession Number: 2017.586.2 | RG Number: RG-60.7026 | Film ID: 4404

Lizzy Film Produktion. Mitglied des Klubs der Kinoamateure Osterreichs. Bringtz. “Kino” “Achtung” “Sie sehen: Momentbilder” “Von Sommer 1931” “Herbst 1931” “Winter 1931” “Sommer” (00:00:57) “Jm Voslauer Strandbad”. Families sit on the beach. Aunt Hilde [Hilde Altmann?] hands something to Hans Otto Kessler and smiles at the camera. “Mit Tante Hilde ins Wasser” Aunt Hilde [Hilde Altmann?] and Hans walk down the stairs into the water. Aunt Hilde helps him swim and lightly splashes the water. “An der Quelle” Hans play with the water coming out of the fountain and then walks around in the water on his own. “Tante Hilde uebt akrobatik” (00:02:23) Aunt Hilde [Hilde Altmann] practices acrobatics on the sidewalk. “Ein Kleines Malheur” Hans has an accident while wrapped in a towel or cloak. “Strandmode” Hans walks around the beach front with his cloak draped over him. “Herbst” (00:03:45) “Am Hundedressurplatz im Prater” It is now autumn. A dog practices jumping over a tall wooden wall. “Zwei Verspielte” Two smaller dogs play around in the grass. “Reifen Springen” A dog practices jumping through a ring with a man, goes up and down a tall tree as well as ladders. “Hansí der vìelb schāftígte” (00:05:10) “Beim Fulsball Spiel” Hansi [Hans Otto Kessler] plays with a football. “Hansi geht einkaufen” Hans carries a shopping bag down the street and then helps water the plants. “Nach getaner Arbeit” Hans is dressed in a robe and tries to get a sausage out of a cup. “Wie bring ich das Würstel da heraus?” Hans says “Heiss!” and eventually get the sausage out and eats it. “Waldi bekoṁt auch etwas” Hans give the dog Waldi some of his sausage and then eats the rest of his meal. “Winter” (00:09:16) “Spaziergang in Grinzing” Hans walks through the town with their dog. “Rendezvous” The family dog interacts with another dog through a fence and then Hans smiles and waves at the camera. “Auf dem Kobenzl. Der Ski-Tlon” Hans makes his way uphill with skis on and then comes back down. “Ski-Springen” (00:12:27) Lizzy films a ski jumping event. “Ende”

Event:  1931
Vienna, Austria
Grinzing, Austria
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of John Otto Kessler
Record last modified: 2021-06-03 12:47:04
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