• Short Summary

    Senator Robert Kennedy climbs Canadian mountain named after his dead brother, JFK.

  • Description

    Title reads: "A KENNEDY CLIMBS MOUNT KENNEDY".

    Yukon, Canada.

    Aerial shot mountain range. Camera pans to mountain named after late President John F. Kennedy (JFK). L/S the mountain. Aerial shot mountain range. L/S helicopter coming in to land at base. Pan down to mountaineer camp. Helicopter comes in to land. Senator Robert Kennedy (Governor of New York) walks towards camera from helicopter. Various shots Kennedy and team of mountaineers. L/S camp. M/S Kennedy packs his climbing gear. C/U ditto. C/U American mountaineer Jim Whitaker giving instructions to Kennedy. C/U ditto.

    L/S slopes of the mountain, pan down to the climbers. M/S Kennedy. Various shots climbers, trekking up the mountain. Pan up to the peak of the mountain. C/U Kennedy seated and eating, pan to Jim Whitaker. M/S Whitaker and Kennedy. L/S mountain, pan to climbers. M/S climbers. Kennedy climbs alone to peak where he will leave some mementoes of his dead brother. L/S peak with climbers just visible. Aerial shot peak of the mountain.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1806.09
    Media URN:
    55433
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    05/04/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:05:00 / 01:24:12:00
    Canister:
    65/28

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