• Short Summary

    A steeplejack shows how to come down from the top of a scaffold - safe but very quick.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Acrobat Steeplejack Thrills Geneva".

    Geneva, Switzerland.

    SV St. Pierre's (St. Peter's) Cathedral pan up to LV of spire. Angle shot spire.

    SV Henry Viatta climbing scaffolding.

    LV Angle shot up spire showing acrobat at work.

    LV Street from spire.

    LV Acrobat performing on top of spire. View from spire.

    MV Acrobat performing on spire.

    GV From spire. Angle shot acrobat coming down spire.

    MV Acrobat climbing down spire

    SV Acrobat sliding down ladder, and walking along scaffolding.

    MV Acrobat climbing down spire.

    LV Acrobat jumping down scaffolding.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1413.17
    Media URN:
    46020
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/05/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:42:00 / 01:27:42:00
    Canister:
    49/40

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