• Short Summary

    Annual championship of a novel and hair-raising sport in the Bavarian Alps.

  • Description

    Fischbachau, Federal Republic of Germany (Western Germany).

    SCU. Contestants climbing mountain (title super over). SCU. Competitor placing cycle-sleigh (it looks like a bicycle with a ski in place of wheels) from shoulder. CU. Competitor waxing ski. SCU. Competitor getting ready for the start. CU. Back shot of competitor going away from camera. SCU. Competitor starting off. SCU. Competitors passing camera (2 shots). LV. Competitor approaching camera and passing. SCU. Competitor coming towards camera (3 shots). GV. Competitors coming towards camera and passing. SCU. Competitor coming towards camera and passing. SV. Competitor going down hill and falls. SCU. Competitor coming towards camera, and falls. SLV. Competitor on ground and rolls. CU. Spectator rubbing his nose. SCU. Competitor coming down towards camera and passing. GV. Finish, competitor coming towards camera.

    (Lav.) (Orig.O.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    565.21
    Media URN:
    31444
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:54:00 / 01:23:45:00
    Canister:
    56/7

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