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Collection of Carols, A

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Film Identifier: F.2005-01-0151
Run Time
0h 9m 2s
Format
16mm
Color
B&W
Sound
Optical
Date Produced
1946
Abstract
An Official Films short comprised of numerous classic Christmas Carols. Footage of a choir of boys in two locations is intercut with drawings depicting scenes from the songs they are singing.
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00:00 - Credits and Titles. O Come All Ye Faithful. RA and SA of choir of boys facing closed doors of a set church in LS and MS, intercut with a PAN of a drawing of a throng of shepherds coming to the manger. 02:14 - The First Noel. LS two rows of choirboys in a choir stall. PAN of a drawing of a shepherd with sheep. 03:06 - It Came Upon a Midnight Clear. RA of boys singing outside church intercut with drawing of a glowing Christ child with angels. 04:44 - Joy to the World. Choirboys in choir stall, LS and MS. TILT DOWN drawing of God in clouds to a pastoral winter scene. 06:02 - Hark! The Herald Angels Sing. Boys outside church doors, RA and SA. Drawing of the manger. 06:51-08:40 - Silent Night. Boys outside church doors. Drawing of shepherds gazing up at the star as angels look on.
Distributors
Official Films (firm)
Main Credit
Crouch, William Forest (is director)
Crouch, William Forest (is producer)
Malkames, Don (is cinematographer)
Additional Credit
Anderson, Leonard (is editor)
Minnerley, Nelson (sound)
Form
Short
Related Place
United States (production location of)