Saint-Veran. (1942)

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Director: Verdje Rozhe. Verdier Roger

Reel №1


The mountains.

Mountain River.

Mountain valley at an altitude of 1400 meters.

Chateau Kerass - a fortress on the top of the mountain.

Mountain River.

Saint-Veran - mountain village at an altitude of 2000 meters - the highest village in Europe, located in the valley of the Po.


Protestant church.

Roadside cross.

Peasant house.

At home.

Summer grass, flowers.


Cows grazing in the forest.

Mountain goats.

Herds of sheep.

The farmer mows the grass.

Collection of hay.

Loading on the horse.

The farmer with the ancient model of the plow.

Tills the soil.

Ears of wheat.

In the forest, the men cut and sawing trees harvested firewood for the winter.

In September, the first snow appears.

Everything is ready for the winter, the bins are full

Key words

Europe, mountain, village, daily life, hobbies, river, agriculture, peasants

Reel №2

The life of the village of Saint-Veran winter.

Everything is covered with snow ground, the roofs of houses.

The bell tolls.

The child wakes up in the crib.

Children are going to school.

Temperature - minus 30 degrees.

Children go to school on skis.

Ski park.

Children in the classroom.



Production of wooden boxes.

Life in homes: feeding cattle, milking cows.

The woman at the spinning wheel.



Cure skiing.

Cure conducts classes for children.

At 16.00 the students leave school, go home on skis.

Evening work on the farm.

Baby sleeping in the cradle.

Evening prayer the entire family.

The women knead the dough, form loaves, each puts his mark.

Baking bread in the oven.

Water pipes.

Tool for water-carrier.


The woman at the spinning wheel.


Grave crosses.


Melting snows.

Saint-Veran is preparing for spring work

Key words

Europe, mountain, village, life, peasants, school, crafts