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A woman leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the children of a Naval officer widower.
When Maria is running through the courtyard to the Von Trapp house in "I Have Confidence", she trips. This was an accident; however, director Robert Wise liked this so much that he kept it in the movie. He felt it added to the nervousness of the song and of ... ...
The hills are alive with the sound of music / With songs they have sung for a thousand years. / The hills fill my heart with the sound of music. / My heart wants to sing every song it hears.
Do Re Mi. The children learn the song while wearing their play clothes. They are later seen in other clothes then back to their play clothes. However, it is obvious from the various scenes that they are singing this song over the course of several days, hence the clothes changes. The children are shown in other clothes while in town or in the house grounds, while wearing the play clothes climbing trees or in the countryside - suggesting they wear them for activities where they may get dirty (so as not to spoil their good clothes). Additionally if it were the same day, it would be strange for Captain Von Trapp to drive all the way to Vienna to meet Elsa and Max and then drive back.
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