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Visiting London and Oxford

Film | Accession Number: 2019.545.12 | RG Number: RG-60.7049 | Film ID: 4426

“Aufnahmen. Walter Hausner.” “Mitglied des Klubs der Kino-Amateure Österreichs” Title: “Mit dem österreichisch-englischem Austauch-Komité nach London.” Women in hats, CUs. Ride on a ferry boat. Water, people on board, CUs. Title: “Stadtbilder” Buckingham Palace and other London buildings, street traffic. People congregate in a garden. Double-decker buses pass the Bank of England. Aerial views of the city. Shots from the top of an open-air bus. Parliament. Palace guards. Big Ben with scaffolding. A plane takes off. Planes in the hanger. City scenes. 01:04:36 Animals at the zoo: wolf, kangaroo, birds, polar bear, tiger, lion, llamas, ostriches, flamingos, monkeys, and deer. 01:05:53 “Oxford” Sightseeing in Oxford, bus tour, gardens, castle. “Stradford on Avon die Shakespeare-stadt” Visit to Shakespeare’s birthplace. Boat ride. Sunset. 01:09:35 “Ein Ausflug ans Meer” The group gathers on stairs. A woman gets out of a car, man with dog. Scenic views of a waterfront. CUs, women in a moving car. The tour group prepares for a picture to be taken. Man waves from a church doorway. The group relaxes in a park. Horses on the beach. CU dog. Crowded beach. Swans in a pond. People play cards on a blanket. Sightseeing - the tower of London. CUs of trip-mates. INTs, Tower of London. Palace guard and raven. Tower Bridge. The group converses in the city streets, more London buildings. Deer graze in a park. Sunset. 01:13:03 “Und wieder heimwärts!” The return trip - two people goof around on a train. A few play cards. Nice CUs of others on the ferry boat. Life preserver ring: "M.S. Prince … Oosten". Water. Film ends.

Event:  approximately 1930-1934
London, England
Oxford, England
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Elizabeth Hausner
Record last modified: 2021-06-03 12:43:13
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