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This home movie captures scenes of the Yousefi family playing Persian music on a drum and a santur, a traditional Iranian instrument, and dancing together at a party in their home.
>06:00:39:28 – 06:51:56:07 color silent 1939;World’s Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films. Detailed documentation of the “World of Tomorrow” in beautiful Kodachrome. Food, Home Furnishing, Communications, Religious, Jewel and nearby Section. (reel 5);06:00:39:28 – 06:02:07:10 color silent 1939;Food, Home Furnishing, Communications, Religious, Jewel and nearby Section.;EXT: Food North pavilion. Painted mural. Citrus Beech Hut. Motorized […]
Fashion show / sheep going past camera / family scenes / woman reading San Francisco Chronicle with headling “Germany Rushes Army Trucks Into Danzig” / fishing / motorboats on lake / motorboat races and spectators / kids on primitive wooden raft pushing through water using wooden board as a pole;01:07:45:01 San Francisco scenes: pan from […]
Reel 1.;Multiple sequences showing the entire family (including the visiting Louis and Harry Sommer, Hermann Klein, and Jacob Grossman) posing for the camera, probably in Humenne, Slovakia. Family members (well-dressed) take turns walking towards the camera in a street/alley. Dark shots in a field. Man holds up his pocketwatch. More posed shots around an automobile. […]