• Short Summary

    Caught by the Camera - roller-skating rink and swimming pool in Frankfurt; a fairground at Margate in Kent.

  • Description

    Item title reads - CAUGHT BY THE CAMERA (NO. 106).

    01:13:12 - Frankfurt, Germany. M/S of outdoor swimming pool next to a roller-skating rink. Various shots of young people skating while others watch. Various shots as girls give a performance of formation skating.

    01:14:03 - Margate, Kent. Various shots of fairground rides including carousel, swing boats and caterpillar. Children watch them. M/S of chairs spinning around and out to the side. M/S of a boy sat in a model aeroplane which moves around. Various shots of capsule that swings up and goes all the way round. Various shots of people on a roller-coaster. M/S of boys blowing party horns. Various shots as the film is speeded up to make the rides look as if they are going faster.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1140.08
    Media URN:
    39646
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    05/10/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:05:00 / 01:15:44:00
    Canister:
    PT 341

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