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  • Home life
  • Leisure and recreation


  • Amateur


  • 1940s

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Reference number: 10082

Date: 1940c - 1942c

Director: filmed by William Dick Brown

Sound: silent

Original format: 16mm

Colour: col

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 12.29 mins tbc

Description: Amateur footage of family activities in Japan, Malaya and a birthday party in Karachi.

Shotlist: [B/W] Ext shots of a house by the sea, boy and girl playing in the garden with a ball, on a bike and with a toy truck. Boys sitting with a litter of puppies. Baby in a barred play pen outside. Older boys sitting on a blanket while the baby crawls about. [COL] Boy and woman gardening. Woman, man and boy looking at the plants and playing. Boy and the woman in a stream in the water and climbing around the rocks. Baby with a cat. Birthday party in Karachi - crowd of children, boy cuts a large birthday cake. Children on a camel cart directed by men in turbans. Women sitting on the cart with the children wear saris. Men in turbans clearing picnic plates. GVs house.