• Short Summary

    Shots of yachts at sea with scientific description with animated diagrams of aerodynamics of sailing.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Away with the Sails".

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots of yachts and dinghies sailing in sea, close to shore.

    Various animated diagrams explaining how wind controls sailing vessels - very scientific. Lines representing wind curve around simple picture of boat. Narrator explains how wind strikes sail in different ways - "the aerodynamics of sailing".

    Various aerial shots of sailing yachts.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1138.16
    Media URN:
    39600
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/09/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:56:00 / 01:43:31:00
    Canister:
    PT 338

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