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Midnight Sun Pt 1
Description: French Line travelogue entitled "Midnight Sun" from the 1930s of the French Line cruise ship “Colombie” touring countries of the Atlantic Ocean with footage of passengers and sailors on cruise ships, mountains and ocean filled with icebergs and people of the region.
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Clip #: AD-95-1
Length: 16:46
Year: 1937
Color: B/W
Sound: Sound
Library: Getty Images
Decade: 1930s
Region: Europe
Original: 16mm
Compagnie Generale Transatlantique, French Line, Arctic Ocean, mountain ranges, mountains, folk dancing, folk dances, folk music, musicians, parades, processions, royalty, palaces, overhead cable cars, ski trams, aerial cable cars, islands, atmospheric, scenic Title cards: “Pathe Natan presente: Vers le soleil de minuit. (Midnight Sun)" Reportage Filme de F Le Noan execute au cours de la croisiere du paquebot" “Colombie” islande spitzberg norvege (Report Films F Le Noan execute during the cruising of the steamer “Colombia” Iceland spitzberg Norway). Man sitting at desk looking at globe. CU looking at Norway on globe. Cruise ship / ocean liner “Columbie” moored at dock / harbor, passengers boarding ship & porters carrying on bags, controls starting up, ship’s funnel steaming, ship departing. Cruise ship passenger relaxing in deck chair w/ a cigarette (smoking) (good shot, leisure activities, relaxing, passengers). HA WS people cleaning fish next to harbor w/ docked boats / city in BG / Norway (Getty clip 565-114) three senior fishermen in native dress standing near marina talking / Norway (Getty clip 565-108) CU senior fisherman w/ beard + hat smiling + turning to camera outdoors / Norway (Getty cllip 565-109 HA WS several people cleaning fish in large bins near water / Norway (Getty clip -565-110) people cleaning fish in large bins near water / Norway (Getty clip 565-111) 01:25:52:13 1930s w/ Sound VS map pointing to Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, Scotland, to Faroe Islands. Faroe Islands Ship traveling through water. Passengers on deck looking at views. Views from boat of mountains, approaching city along shore. Passengers on boats being transported towards shores. Boat POV approaching city along shore. VS waterfront, street scenes & harbor, Faroese people dressed in traditional clothing, women cleaning fish in large bins near water. B/W 1930s HA WS buildings of coastal town w/ cruise ship on water in BG / Norway (Getty clip -115) B/W 1930s traffic, people walking + riding bicycles on city street / couple talking (Getty clip -116) B/W 1930s woman in native dress standing next to harbor looking around / houses in BG / (Getty clip -112) (good shots, traditional Faroe culture, traditional clothing, traditional dress) Map pointing to Reykjavik, Iceland. Iceland VS ship traveling through water w/ crew members working / at controls, passengers walking on deck, views of mountains along shore. Reykjavik, Iceland Statue of Leif Eriksson. VS cityscape, harbor & street scenes. Icelanders in traditional clothing (traditional dress). People riding Icelandic horses & driving horse-drawn carts. VS countryside & rugged mountain landscapes. VS geysers. 01:30:33:1213 1930s w/ Sound Man sitting at desk looking through book. Map pointing from Reykjavík, Iceland to Jan Mayen & Svalbard / Spitsbergen (Spitzbergen). Svalbard / Spitsbergen (Spitzbergen) Ship’s funnels (smokestacks) steaming. VS mountains, passengers on deck looking at mountain views, (Getty clip 565-113) some w/ binoculars, glacier. VS moored cruise ship in water w/ passengers exploring shore of small icebergs along coast & “Svalbardfarere monument.” VS captain / officers at cruise ship controls / lookout / plotting navigational chart (good shots). VS from cruise ship deck ocean water filled of icebergs & polar bears swimming & scampering on ice. Man looking at pocket watch which reads 12:00 & passengers of deck looking at of midnight sun over majestic Arctic Ocean. (good shots, Arctic, atmospheric, viewpoints, views, midnight sun) 01:36:45:10 OUT

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