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Easter holidays in Brno

Film | Accession Number: 2020.177 | RG Number: RG-60.7088 | Film ID: 4456

April 1938. In yard of family home in Brno (regional capital of Moravia), Hlínky 35, young Michaela (age 3) and her brother Antonín (age 2) hunt for Easter eggs in 1938. They are dressed similarly in checkered jackets. They play in the garden, with the toys. 01:01:01 Michael Eckstein stands beside a nanny, and Michaela pulls the wheeled animal toys. 01:01:13 Side view of Antonín kneeling with the toy bunny in the grass. 01:01:37 Michael walks hand-in-hand with his son Antonín. More of the family in the garden celebrating the Easter holidays. Cut.

01:02:12 Michaela holds a doll and plays with her brother Antonín outdoors on the balcony (probably Miki’s 3rd birthday). She tries to get him to smell a tulip. They play with toys and take turns sitting in a toy car. A nurse lifts Antonín out of the car. End 01:04:23


Duration
00:04:23
Date
Event:  1938 April 28
Locale
Brno, Czechoslovakia
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Michaela Kilianová and Jaroslav Kilian
 
Record last modified: 2021-06-03 12:45:36
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