Archive / Films / Wilson-Pemberton Collection – Film 2


B&W. 12:11min. North Kanara, Karnataka. India. December 1933. Film made by R.M. Wilson and M. Pemberton. North Kanara. Ramanguli on the Gangavali river. Forest bungalow, Ramanguli. Scenes of Col. Massy and Col. Tylden-Wright. View from bungalow. Christmas day. Rowing in flat boat on lagoon or lake. Camp fire. Boxing day. Pemberton shaving. The Colonels go off in dug-out boats for prospective panther shoot. Small deer (?) in long grass. Man walking on jungle path. Pemberton climbing a tree for an ‘aerial survey’ of the region. Col. Massy with dead black panther. Departure to Karwar: car loaded leaving the forest bungalow. Village by the sea. Scenes of street vendors and market. Sea, beach and mountain landscape. Fishing community. Pemberton and Wilson in a ‘catamaran’ joining fishermen. Fishing scenes. Ferry over Kalinadi Creek. Drive to Belgaum through jungle. (film with captions).


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