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  • Short Summary

    Floresca, European acrobat thrills visitors to Chicago World's Fair with his stunts.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "By The Skin of His Teeth - Floresca, European acrobat thrills visitors to Chicago World's Fair".

    Chicago, Illinois, United States of America (USA).

    VS of acrobat being hauled above crowd by ropes attached to his head and feet. He releases the rope from his feet and swings down holding the rope in his teeth. Good shots of audience being shocked by this stunt. LS of him balancing on a high pole, gripping the pole between his teeth. He slides down from pole holding rope in his mouth. CU acrobat Floresca.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2735.46
    Media URN:
    80550
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1933
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:17:00 / 01:56:12:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 35

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