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Creator:
Linker, Hal 1916  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 1 film reel (900 feet) sound color 16mm
Type:
Television programs
Travelogs
Place:
Spain
Europe
Date:
ca 1960s
Notes:
title from credits (published work)--archival collection
supplementary materials: publicity materials, books, photographs, sound recordings
Donated by Halla Linker Aguirre and California State University at Northridge, University Library in 2002
Summary:
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.
Cite as:
Courtesy of Halla Linker
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland 20746
Topic:
Cities and towns  Search this
Tourism  Search this
Dance  Search this
Caves  Search this
Sports--wrestling  Search this
Athletics  Search this
Plantations  Search this
Religious--Festivals  Search this
Embroidery  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2002.16.282
Restrictions & Rights:
OK:0 Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
See more items in:
Hal Linker Film and Video Collection, ca. 1955-1985
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_370725