PERSONAL RECORD. OSLER, JAMES MITCHELL. [VARIOUS SCENES: HIGHLAND MARCHING BAND; CROWD AT THE RACES; SURF CASTING; DYING SHARK; MĀORI WEDDING]

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Elevated view of Highland pipe band marching along street.
Views of a race course. Racing horses entering the display circle. Elevated view of punters, mainly men wearing hats.
Picnickers at race course.
Men fishing from beach; men casting net in shallows. Families and rowboat at the beach. [Shark] struggling in the shallows. Māori woman walking into the shallows with a kete. Boys looking at very large dead fish on beach; one is kicking it. Gutting fish on the beach.
Māori wedding party walking up path led by two flower girls. The wedded couple walking amongst the wedding party. Outside the wooden church. Men lifting hāngī and holding up kai for the camera. Three tiered wedding cake in hall. View from dining hall of people coming in, eating at the main table.
Fishermen pulling freshly caught shark onto row boat, lugging it onto the beach.

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Year 1946

Reference number F109247

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Genre Amateur

Duration 0:10:51

Taonga Māori Collection Yes

Credits Filmmaker: James Mitchell Osler