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Oriental Paradise (The Pearl Fishers). (1937)

Film-document №66270 1 part, Black-white to collection Price category G

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Director: Dzhejms Fitcpatrik

Reel №1

SShA.Ostrova Oceania.

Coral Island.

Life of the inhabitants of the island.

At sea, the boat, a catamaran with two men.

One jumps into the water with a spear in his hand, comes up with fish.

Waterfall with mountain, lake.

The lake swim girl.

Along the path the boy chases the geese.

Near the hut woman weaves a basket from palm leaves.

Man climbs a palm tree, breaks down and throws coconuts.

They collect, split, remove the nuts and copra, are collected in bags for delivery.

The women sit in a circle, clapping rhythmically, the little girl dancing

SShA.Iskateli pearls come to fish in the boat.

Dive to the bottom of the sea, collect shells.

Near the shark swims.

Diver picks up a small octopus and put it into the boat.

Raise the basket of shells is opened, take out the pearl.

One of the divers under water becomes ill, to his comrades rush to raise to the surface.

The other diver's leg stuck in the sink, and then there comes the octopus.

He pulls the rope, the second jumps off the boat, helping someone.

Boats return home.

Sunset on the Sea

Key words

The United States, the island population, plants, food, mountains, waterfalls, transportation, water, lake, crafts, women, birds USA, sea, fishing, jewelry, marine animals, medicine