Detail

Title ID 2969Collection ID407
Title[Marrakech Street Scenes; Heron]
Date[ca. 1927]
CollectionCaptain William Armstrong
Genre/TypeAmateurNon-fiction
KeywordsAnimals Ethnic Groups Everyday Life Holidays Street Trading Tourism Travel
Location
LocalMarrakech
NationalMorocco Africa
Credits
ProductionCaptain William Armstrong
CameraCaptain William Armstrong
EditorCaptain William Armstrong
ParticipantsCaptain William Armstrong [?]
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration3 min. 50 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

Footage of Marrakech taken by airline pilot Captain William Armstrong. The film contains images of street markets, locals, and the plains beyond the city walls. There is also footage of nesting heron, and of White-European travellers in the garden of their hotel.