Detail

Title ID 2773Collection ID336
Title[Paris Trip]
Date1966
CollectionGeoffrey Woodward
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionFamily Life
ThemeTravel
KeywordsBuildings Holidays Parks Tourism Boats Cultural Heritage Urban Areas
Location
LocalParis Dover
RegionalKent
NationalFrance England United Kingdom Europe
Credits
ProductionGeoffrey Woodward
CameraGeoffrey Woodward
ParticipantsKay Woodward (wife); Alexis Woodward (daughter)
FormatColour Silent
Duration15 min. 38 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

The second part of the Woodward family trip to Paris, visiting the Champs Elysees, Louvre, and the Eiffel Tower. This film continues from 2767.

Description

The film starts with images of the group driving down The Avenue des Champs Elysees and visiting the Seine River. Street scenes are followed by images of the house and garden where the family are staying. More street scenes are recorded, before the family go sightseeing, visiting of the Louvre and the Jardins des Tuileries. The family also visit the Château de Versailles and take in the view from the top of the Eiffel Tower.

In the second part of this film, the family wave good-bye to friends at a train station, before filming their journey from the train. The final scenes are taken from the boat as it pulls into an English harbour (Dover?).