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  • Short Summary

    Stunning aerial shots of snow capped mountains.

  • Description

    Switzerland.

    Flight over Alps.

    Title: "16,000 FEET UP. Pathe Cameraman secures remarkable views during daring dash over the Alps".

    M/S of two pilots in open cockpit of a biplane - they appear to be making final preparations for their flight, the pilot at the back is attaching a movie camera to the side of the plane. M/S of the two pilots reaching to shake each others hands, the propeller whirrs and the plane taxis off screen.

    Various aerial shots looking over the side of the plane of snow capped mountains.

    Note: please see also 16,000 FEET UP LONGER VERSION, also in G 1113.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    352.13
    Media URN:
    24572
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/08/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:00:00 / 01:30:30:00
    Canister:
    G 1113

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