Donated by Halla Linker Aguirre and California State University at Northridge, University Library in 2002
Television broadcast created by Hal Linker with his wife, Halla, and son, David. Edited film was shot in Spain's Canary Islands. The episode starts in Las Palmas featuring: Hotel Las Palmas; the Wrestling Palace; Las Palmas' nightlife; a game of Jai-Alai fronton. The Linkers then head to the countryside to the town of Galder to view a religious procession. They continue through the countryside to film a banana plantation (bananas being cut, packed, and prepared for shipping throughout Europe). Afterwards, they visit the Guanches Caves followed by Maspalomas beach. They also visit a girls' school for embroidery. Lastly, the episode ends with Canary Island dancing.
Courtesy of Halla Linker
Human Studies Film Archives Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland 20746