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    No title - Balloon race at Expo Sussex '68 festival. Ardingly, Sussex.

    Various ground to air shots of a hot air balloon hovering overhead with man in basket. Air to ground shot from the balloon looking down the rope. M/S showground at Ardingly taken from the balloon. M/S's balloon on ground being prepared for the race. C/U people in basket of balloon, pan up to the balloon. C/U looking up at the balloon. Various shots of more balloons being prepared.

    C/U balloonist shovelling sand from sandbag. He then shakes hands with two men as he prepares to take off. C/U of the ropes in balloon and the man's head. M/S as the balloon moves away. C/U girl waving. M/S as the balloon moves into the air. Ground to air of two more balloons moving off. M/S another balloon leaving the ground. Ground to air man waving from the basket. Ground to air shot as the balloon gradually ascends.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/07/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56811
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2067.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:44:00 / 01:15:49:00
    Canister:
    68/60
    Sort Number:
    68/060
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    Eco Ballooning Hot Air Balloons
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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