Budget Films

Stock Footage

Havana & Sugarcane

Various establishing shots of Cuba, circa 1960. An aerial shot looks down on the Cuban coastline. Another aerial shows a large building with towers, the Hotel Nacional of Cuba. In Havana, a shot of the Cuban Congress building with its large dome fills the screen. A street vendor pushes his load of fruit. Two farm workers use machetes to harvest sugarcane. POV shot from moving vehicle shows sugarcane fields. A small truck loaded with harvested cane moves away from the camera. Brief shot shows another Havana hotel.

IdentifierCLIP-13765
Duration40 sec
GenreDocumentary
Date1950
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