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    Titles read: "And now to complete our 5,000 mile journey. FLYING DOWN TO RIO - No. 4 - on board giant liner of the skies, the Graf Zeppelin."

    M/S of crewman steering wheel of airship. Map of South America showing the last stage of the trip. M/S of man giving out newspapers to passengers. Good aerial shots of the Brazilian coastline. M/S of waiter serving food to passengers. One elderly man holds ear trumpet to his ear. Aerial shots of large river below. Several mores shots of coastline and building. L/S of rock formation which the commentator says looks like a human face. Aerial shots of the town of Pernambuco.

    Several shots of workers hauling in the tow rope lines to moor airship to mast. L/S of the airship moored. Several shots of airship taking to the air again the following day. Various shots of the ship. M/Ss of views from cabin looking out over coast. M/S of man operating wheel. Aerial shots of wrecked ship below. L/S of mail plane. M/Ss of the crew. M/S of skyscraper in Rio De Janeiro. Several shots of the ship being moored. the passengers and crew look out of windows. Good L/Ss of the airship.

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    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:10:00 / 01:46:55:00
    PSP 765
    Sort Number:
    PSP 765
  • Appears in...

    Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
    NDR - Graf Zeppelin aviation Rio De Janeiro Zeppelin in Rio Rio Art Museum Zeppelins US Post Office Brazil2 Rio
  • Stills

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

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