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Picnic Old Canal Metro Pictures

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Film Identifier: F.2005-01-0189
Run Time
0h 8m 56s
Format
16mm
Color
color
Sound
Silent
Date Produced
1950
Abstract
Color home movie of a Metro Movie Club picnic in a metropolitan park. Women and children tend the grills with footage of everyone eating, talking, and drinking. The family sets up multiple cameras on tripods and record each other filming and taking snapshots.
Log
00:00 - MLS family picnic in park, woman turns corn on grill, MS, CU boy puts butter on rotisserie chicken, woman tends grill, MS people at picnic tables, CU corn and pork chops cooking on grill 02:45 - MS man and woman sit down, eat corn, pork chops, and baked potato, PAN people eating and talking at picnic, CU opening beer, CU man smoking cigar, CU cleaning grill, MS woman feeding toddler 06:50-08:56 - MS FA man looking through film camera, CU woman snapping pictures, MS man and girl goofing around for camera, MS woman setting up camera on tripod
Related Place
Chicago (production location of)