Mystic Siam. (1939)

Film-document №66994 1 part, Black-white to collection Price category G

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Reel №1

A documentary about the kingdom of Siam.

River View.

The bridge with a yoke over his shoulder goes a man in broad-brimmed hat.


Boats, boat market (goods in boats).

Town, street, pedicabs.

Children are engaged with the ball: hold on the ball on each shoulder, raise the ball off the ground stop, keep on the outside of the foot, between the legs and lift up the hands dokatyvayutsya.

Everything is hands-free.

It is produced by the flexibility and agility.

Buddhist temples (pagodas).

Temple of Phra Singh in Bangkok.


The girls in special costumes perform a sacred dance.

The ruins of the temple Chetlin.

Buddha statue.

The market in Laos.

Sellers, flowers, pedicabs.

Christmas tradition: on the street all the passers-by and travelers of spray water from a large syringe.

Crafts for the manufacture of statues of elephants.

Elephants in the agricultural sector.

Elephants pulling logs, boulders; tusks and trunks rolled logs.

Elephant instead of the engine: pull trolley rail.

Freight train, carrying logs by rail.

Elephant dumps logs into the river.

Buddhist temples (pagodas)

Key words

Siam, 1930, market, animals, attractions, entertainment, temple