Amateur Cinema League leader
Various CUs of young boys, ages approx. 9-12, one in sailor suit, talking to each other against paper background (this may be some kind of dramatic dialogue)
Pans between the boys talking
Three children in hats and overcoats explore the area along Manhattan’s (New York) Hudson River shoreline, uptown, on a cold day
They run through a park looking like Riverside Park or the hilly parts of Central Park
On the waterfront, a cobblestoned pier area, they enter a hotdog and cigar shed
They stand on a pier looking over at New Jersey and wave at a tugboat

We digitized and uploaded this film on behalf of the Prelinger Archives. Email us at if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. Buy this film on DVD. [wp_cart_button name=home-movies-medicus-collection-manhattan-and-picnic price=12.95][show_wp_shopping_cart]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.