• Short Summary

    William Willis arrives in Sydney after crossing the Pacific Ocean on a home made raft.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Sydney. By Raft Across Pacific".

    Sydney, Australia. William Willis arrives in Sydney after crossing the Pacific Ocean on a home made raft.

    GV Mr William Willis on his raft "Age unlimited" arriving in Sydney Harbour. LV ditto. The raft is being towed in. LV From behind the raft. GV Raft being towed past ferry boat. LV Mr Willis waving from raft. SV ditto. CU Mr Willis. winding down sail. AS Sail of raft. LV The raft coming in.

    CU Mr Willis's wife, Tess waving. SV As raft comes in. Mr Willis waves to the crowd. CU As Mr Willis embraces his wife. CU Mr. Willis standing with his wife who is crying.

    (FG)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1775.12
    Media URN:
    54831
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/11/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:03:00 / 01:16:56:00
    Canister:
    64/94

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