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Metro Picnic

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Film Identifier: F.2005-01-0184
Run Time
0h 5m 23s
Format
16mm
Color
B&W
Sound
Silent
Date Produced
1950s
Abstract
Black and White home movie of Metro Movie Club picnic in a metropolitan park. After eating, the children race and play games. The adults play their own game racing to switch genders as the men pull on dresses and the women put on slacks and dress shirts.
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00:00 - PAN people setting up picnic tables and grills, CU women talking, knitting, people eating 02:11 - MLS children digging in the ground, adults take pictures, kids line up holding their partners ankles in the air for a “wheelbarrow” race, play a game with a marshmallow on a string 03:52-05:23 - men and women race to switch gender roles, men put on dresses and women put on slacks and dress shirts
Related Place
Chicago (production location of)