• Short Summary

    Versatile buggy with lots of wheels drives around Paris and into River Seine.

  • Description

    No title. Amphicat - "Go Anywhere" vehicle. Paris, France.

    Various shots couple in small buggy with six large wheels - the Amphicat - coming down steep steps from bridge towards River Thames. M/S vehicle appearing at top of steps of the Metro, and continues into the street. Travelling shot of the vehicle travelling on roadway but then climbs onto the pavement. Panning shot vehicle on pavement, it does a sharp turn and goes back the other way.

    C/U vehicle climbing over rough ground. M/S ditto. C/U passengers in vehicle. M/S ditto. Vehicle drives into the water along banks of Seine, where the river has overflowed. C/U passengers as vehicles goes through the water. M/S vehicle in the water coming towards camera. M/S vehicle going through the water. M/S vehicle driving towards camera, zoom out to show it travelling down the Seine.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2049.45
    Media URN:
    56576
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/02/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:37:00 / 01:51:29:00
    Canister:
    68/11

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