High School Very! 1934

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    Titles read: "High School (Very!)".

    Ubergerdu (sp?), Austria.

    Various shots of children coming out of pretty houses in Ubergerdu (sp?), a snow-covered Tyrollean village. They put on skis and make their way through the valley and up a mountainside to their school. Commentator says this is Europe's highest school, over six thousand feet up.

    Inside the school we see a male teacher talking in German to some boys in a classroom - it sounds like a maths lesson. It is so cold you can see the breath of a little boy when he speaks. Then the children put on their skis and go back down the mountain.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/04/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    38221
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1096.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:40:00 / 01:16:51:00
    Canister:
    PT 213
    Sort Number:
    PT 213
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