"Oh! the joy of the youngsters when the crackers appear. Then the fun begins! But let's go back a bit and see how they come into the world..." C/U of woman counting out sheets of paper. "Quick counting wasn't it? Now the sheets have to be cut..." Woman cuts the paper into oblong shapes with a paper...more
An early mono-ski is demonstrated - film reversal is used to comic effect.
Monsieur Ringen dives into a 6 feet deep tank from a height of 120 feet.
Special movie camera techniques are demonstrated - sped up footage and film reversal.
Smoke billows out of a mans suit before he jumps into a pool of water.
The latest Australian sport - people skiing down sand hills in Cronulla.
Athletics race - some camera tricks including slow motion and film reversal.
Early trick filming - a man dives fully clothed in to a river and returns in a swimming costume.
Techniques involved in the demolition of industrial areas