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  • Short Summary

    An indoor ski slope in Paris lets the French show off their skills.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "France. 'An Indoor Switzerland.' Artificial ice, snow and mountains, enable Parisians to enjoy all thrills of winter sports."

    Paris, France.

    Various shots of boys skiing down an indoor ski slope. Several of them fall when they reach the bottom. More shots of people skiing down small slope. There is even a little ski-jump ramp. Several shots of people falling over.

    A girl tries out a sledge on the slope. CU of girl standing with sledge.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    755.25
    Media URN:
    8251
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/12/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:20:00 / 01:40:45:00
    Canister:
    30/61

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Elements of this footage exist in clip 877.08, (bearing the same title), along with some fresh images. The other clip is dated 1931, rather than the 1930 seen here.

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