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  • Short Summary

    A cable car ride in Bavaria - shots from the car as it travels along.

  • Description

    Shot in the Bavarian Alps.

    "Mark Twain once declared that the best way to climb mountains was by telescope. In Bavaria they use the next best system - the air line." L/S of a Bavarian village with a cable car just emerging from a depot. The cable car travels up and past the camera. Shot from the cable car as it travels along.

    C/U of the metal constructions which hold the cables as the car travels underneath them. Shot looking up and underneath the cable car as it reaches the top. Various shots of the cars as they travel to and fro. Shot of people waving from the building at the end of the line.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 591.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    892.01
    Media URN:
    15160
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1929
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:22:00
    Canister:
    EP 137

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