STK-ID 14055

Shots of Mrs Kate Aitken and of Mrs Friedgott, representative of the Canadian Zionist movement in Israel, of Mrs Kirstein, head of the Women's International Zionist Organization (WIZO) publicity department and Mrs Mindel, head of WIZO babyhomes, coming off car, visiting the Talpiot babyhome and kindergarten. Various shots of visitors, of Mrs Aitken looking at children in kindergarten, talking with them, watching games. Shot of hands of nurse feeding baby with a spoon. Cut to party entering the Kissalon working village day nursery. Shot of Mrs Aitken speaking with children and nurse. CU of sign "WIZO Day Nursery". Shots of party walking through the Kissalon working village, of Yemenite immigrants carrying out various tasks near their homes including CUs of people. LSs of village in the Judean hills. Sequence on visit to the Hadassim Children's village, of Mrs Aitken being greeted by Mrs Samuel Hadassah, president of World WIZO in Israel and Mrs Shapiro, head of Hadassim village. Shots of party walking through village, watching children harvesting oranges, loading crates of oranges on a truck, working in vegetable garden. Sequence on exchange of oranges for chocolates between Mrs Aitken and Mrs Samuel. Sequence on Nahalal Training Farm, of boys and girls taking care of livestock and playing games. (09/01/1951)


Excerpt from
Kate Aitken in Jerusalem
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486