Over The Alps And Far Away 1931

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    France.

    Introductory intertitle reads: "Leaving Chamonix 'drome with a little loaded cine-camera, and a lot of nerve - " M/S of plane about to take off from a snowy airfield. Passengers climb in - half a dozen men and women. The pilot is given a leg up and they take off. We see the plane in flight then we see aerial views of the snowy landscape below and of the mountains.

    The plane goes for "A real aerial promenade above Mt. Blanc - the land of eternal snow." Various aerial shots of Mont Blanc. We see the plane land.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 673.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/02/1931
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    Media URN:
    15342
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    908.20
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:42:00 / 01:48:12:00
    Canister:
    EP 167
    Sort Number:
    EP 167
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