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    Unused / unissued material -

    French title reads: "De L'etoile Polaire A La Croix Du Sud".

    Setting off from the Polar Circle a group of Twelve French men are driving from Lapland to the Cape of Good Hope.

    LS Herd of cattle passing camera. Various shots of automobile cruise from Lapland to the Cape, showing travelling shots passing scenery. CU Man at wheel of car. Ground to air shot of plane. LS Lion. CU Hippopotamus coming out of water. LS of deer. LS of oxen. More shots of car travelling. Floods block route. Victoria Falls. Various shots of people rowing a catamaran. CU hands on wheel of car. LS Elephant crossing in front of car, shot taken from inside the car. LS Elephant. More shots of cars on the way to their destination.

    (Orig. Neg.) Old record suggests material dates from around 01/06/1958.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:37:00 / 01:32:05:00
    UN 3103 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 3103 E
  • Appears in...

    Travel & Exploration
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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