|Title ID||5144||Collection ID||701|
|Title||Spain 1963; [Pick-up and Drop-off in France]|
|Theme||Travel Family Life|
|Keywords||Aircraft Airports Animals Beaches Cars Farming Holidays Travel|
|Duration||28 min. 35 sec.|
|Copyright & Access||Copyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details|
A family fly from England to France and drive to Spain. Here, they visit many towns including Madrid and Seville. They also drop off a family member at Yport, France.
The film begins with a close-up of a poster depicting a bullfighter with the words “Fantastico Corrida”. A family drive to Lydd Airport. The Lydd Airport footage shows the terminal building and the air freighters belonging to British United; the passenger and car loading operations are shown. There are views from the window as the plane takes off.
As the car drives across a bridge, a sign post reads “Biarritz”.
There are views of the sunset over the sea. There is a castle on top of a hill. Small carts carrying children are pulled by goats.
Donkeys walk along the roadside carrying goods. There are scenes of the town, a Roman bridge and people farming.
A woman fans herself in the heat. There are views of the town and donkeys pulling carts.
Views of the town, including fountains and a cathedral. We see a man riding a donkey down the road and palm trees.
There are views from a plane. There is an African market selling clothing, fruit and spices. A boat trip shows views of the coast. A plane takes off.
Here, there are views of the town and gardens, including the architecture of the buildings. A flamenco dancer dances outside. In the desert, a man attends to his car. There are view of a mountain range and houses sat on the hillside.
There is footage of the evening lights and fountains. In the daytime, people dance traditional folk dances in the street. At a bullfight, the toreadors enter the arena, followed by the bull. There is footage of the fight itself. In Northern France, a catholic service takes place beside the sea. There is a procession of hunters, priests and choir boys. Scouts carry a model of a ship. After views from a plane, a family group are seen disembarking a ferry.