FUR, SEALS AND FLOWERS IN PRIBILOF ISLANDS

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Subjects:

  • Environment, the

Genres:

  • Amateur
  • Ethnographic
  • Women film makers

People/organisations:

  • HUTCHISON, Isobel Wylie

Decade:

  • 1930s

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Title: FUR, SEALS AND FLOWERS IN PRIBILOF ISLANDS

Reference number: 3014

Date: 1935*

Director: [filmed by Isobel Hutchison]

Sound: silent

Original format: 16mm

Colour: bwcol

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 9.00 mins

Description: A woman botanist collects wild flowers and local women make baskets on the island of Unalaska.

Shotlist: [b/w] gvs seals with their young on beach (1.27) [col] gvs seals with their young (continued) (3.22) shot of woman botanist collecting wild flowers and putting them into flower press (3.43) c/u wild flower (orchid?) and gvs flowers (4.14) Unalaska visuals lake and mountains (4.56) Basketmakers of Unalaska c/u women making baskets (5.51) brief visuals landscape (6.14) Treasures of the old Russian Church at Unalaska brief shot same (6.26) Salmon river near Unalaska [b/w] gvs fisherman in river fishing for salmon and c/u fisherman with catch [col] sunset (9.00)