Detail

Title ID 2841Collection ID348
Title[The Wistrand Family in the USA; Island Holiday]
Date[ca. 1942]
CollectionWistrand Family
Genre/TypeAmateurNon-fiction
KeywordsBeaches Ethnic Groups Leisure Time Activities Parks Sea Fishing Swimming
Location
LocalHawaii [?] Wassau [?]
RegionalHawaii
NationalUnited States North and Central America
Credits
ProductionTor H. Wistrand
CameraMrs Wistrand [?]; Tor H. Wistrand [?]
ParticipantsMonica
FormatColour Silent
Duration4 min. 10 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A compilation of amateur footage filmed by a Swedish diplomat whilst living in America. The film contains images of a female family friend touring the carp ponds of a public garden, sunbathing at an outdoor swimming pool and on rocky outcrops. The film ends with images of local Hawaiian (?) women pulling in fishing nets onto a beach.