Turkey 1969 Reel 63 of 65

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:02

Film ID F16-0406
Film Description Reel 63 of 65
Unedited travelogue
The Blue Mosque


Cat. Reel 406 1969: Reel 63: Istanbul, Turkey. July 3.

Istanbul. The Blue Mosque [Sultan Ahmed Mosque]
Sultan Ahmed Mosque: minaret, highly decorated prayer balconies (1616 A.D.)(pan shot).
Sultan Ahmed Mosque: domes, balconied minaret, side entrance ( pan shot ).
Minaret balconies: note lightning rod.
Stone or concrete spout.
Three minaret balconies, lightning rod (vertical 100 mm pan shot).
Mosque: golden spires, stone grille windows.
Minaret balconies.
Mosque balcony with decorated ceiling.
Decorated dome (mcu).
Balcony where faithful wash before prayer: seat, faucet, etc. (mcu).
Inner courtyard of Mosque (pan shot).
Mosque domes: view from courtyard (pan shot).
Domes in balcony (underexposed).
Mosque interior: domes, decoration, many-tiered stained glass windows,
a pillar (one of four) (pan shot).
Enormous, fluted pillars. Dome. (pan shot, dark interior).
Spreading arches at top of pillar. Windows, dome (underexposed).
Mosque interior: windows, pillars, arches, domes, etc.(many pan shots)
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Istanbul, Blue mosque, Mosques, Sultan Ahmed Mosque