• Short Summary

    Caught by the Camera - a new Atlantic liner; a boat with a strange propelling mechanism; and Austrian schoolboys practising judo.

  • Description

    Item title reads - CAUGHT BY THE CAMERA (NO. 89).

    01:35:16 - M/S of a model of the liner Queen Mary. M/S of a model from New York of a new Atlantic liner. M/S of a man demonstrating how the funnels can be dipped and sealed in times of war, and everything that makes an easy target can be moved. He shows how the upper deck can then be used as an aircraft carrier.

    01:36:02 - M/S of a man in a boat, he pulls handles forward which operate a mechanism that resembles a pumping engine, in turn this moves the vertical oars that propel the boat along.

    01:36:20 - M/S of Austrian schoolboys doing judo, various shots as the teacher demonstrates and they practise the moves. They also exercise by jumping over the back of a chair.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1134.16
    Media URN:
    39467
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/06/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:11:00 / 01:37:28:00
    Canister:
    PT 324

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