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Another Day, A Symphony of London Life
London portrait becomes a love story
Travelogue 1939 20 mins
A portrait of London gets distracted by a shaggy dog story of romance, with some great scenes of Covent Garden and Piccadilly
Is city living a dog’s life? You can’t help but notice that this day-in-the-life portrait of the nation’s capital gets a little distracted along the way. The insight into travel, trade and traffic, with some great scenes at Covent Garden and in the Underground at Piccadilly, sit alongside the burgeoning love story of two courting canines and their well-to-do owners.
- T.A. Glover
- Kent Stevenson
- United Kingdom
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