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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Over Thames On A Wire".

    South Bank & Embankment, London.

    LV Crowds along Embankment. CU French professional tightrope walker Elleano talking to official. More shots of crowds. SV Elleano preparing shoes with resin. SV Elleano climbing up to starting platform. CU People looking up. SV Elleano starts walk. LV Elleano walking across River Thames. LV Elleano kneeling and waving he starts walk again. SV Elleano walking. LV Elleano nears end of walk. He slips but arrives safely and waves to crowd - Pan down to crowd. LV Elleano descends and is greeted by wife.

    (Orig. Neg.) (Title Scenes "C")

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/07/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    48196
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1475.34
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:35:00 / 01:45:48:00
    Canister:
    51/78
    Sort Number:
    51/078
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Historical Figures & Celebrities Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    Tightrope walking ar-lein
  • Stills

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

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