Emeric Pressburger Home Movies - Reel 1

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Home movies shot by and featuring Emeric Pressburger. Includes shots of Eric Portman filming The 49th Parallel; Powell and Pressburger playing comedy card game with friends; Powell and Pressburger picnic in a garden; shots in a London park, possibly Battersea; location shooting in the South of France, cast/crew stay at 'Les Logis de Turini', film looks to be The 49th Parallel; van with 'Studios la Victorine' on location; Michael Powell eating breakfast; street scenes in a US city; Michael Powell and others in a swimming pool in a private garden; shots of Pisa, Italy from a moving train (over exposed) ; a small girl does physical jerks; shots of Rome, mainly the Colosseum; the Italian coast; the Spanish steps; St Peter's Square, Rome.

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