• Short Summary

    An item showing how bows and arrows are made, we also see people practising. Australia.

  • Description

    No title - Bowmen and women of Australia.

    Various shots of a man in a workshop making a bow out of yew. Various shots as he tests the string. M/S as men split the feathers and attach them to the arrows.

    M/S as target is put in place outdoors. M/S's of two women from the Victorian Archery Club firing at their targets. Various good shots of women and men firing their arrows. M/S of them stood in a line. C/U of arrows hitting the target.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1306.07
    Media URN:
    43288
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/06/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:05:00 / 01:14:27:00
    Canister:
    NSP 270

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