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These Are South Africans
Description: A film about South Africa in the 1950s.
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Clip #: TFA-273B
Length: 26:21
Color: B/W
Sound: Sound
Library: TFA Network
Decade: 1950s
Region: Africa
Country: South Africa
Subject: Agriculture
Original: 16mm
1950s, South Africa, South Africans, Cape Town, January, opening of Parliament, military parade through streets towards Houses of Parliament, procession, armed forces, troops, spectators, mounted soldiers riding in formation, Governor General Ernest George Jansen and wife Martha Mabel Jansen arriving in car at Houses of Parliament, turbulent water of Cape of Good Hope, man and woman galloping on horseback on beach, men and women wading in surf, women walking on beach, woman surfing on her stomach, sailor working on mast, Table Bay, docked liners, tugboat, street scenes, double decker buses, men and women at viewpoint overlooking Cape Town, Cape Town skyline, cityscape, women sitting on rocks overlooking coast, harbor, fishermen on boats and hauling net onto dock, Cape Malays, boy holding up catch, fishermen dumping catch out of basket onto dock, men and women getting out of car at scenic coastal viewpoint, cars driving through rugged landscapes, horse and buggy driving past agricultural fields, Drakenstein Valley, vineyards, vineyard workers harvesting grapes, woman tasting freshly picked grapes, female vineyard workers trimming undesirable grapes from bunches, men rolling barrels, winery, sculpture of Bacchanalian cherubs on building, man tasting wine, agriculture, farm, farmers, tractors, wheat field, mule team, agricultural equipment on display at local agricultural show, Parys, horse show with horseback and harness competitions, Afrikaner cattle on display, Rhodesian Ridgeback dogs and puppies, Johannesburg, street scenes, horse show, trophies, show jumping, Africans in traditional attire advertising safari tour, Chamber of Mines building, miniature train, man and woman fishing from rocks, Sabie, small plane taxiing near huts, people relaxing around pool and swimming, aerial False Bay and Muizenberg, crowded beaches, man and woman playing ping pong on beach, children and adults wading in water and walking on beach, University of Cape Town, male and female students walking down steps of campus building, male student studying outside, male and female students talking, woman and dog running on beach, surf crashing onto rocks, arid rural area, rich farmland, mountains, modern high rise buildings, port, fishermen, farmers, varied ethnicities of South African people, military parade, Governor General Ernest George Jansen and wife Martha Mabel Jansen exiting Houses of Parliament and getting into car after opening of Parliament

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