• Short Summary

    Caught by the Camera this week - an oven which uses the the sun's rays as power; canoeists on River Isaar, Germany; and huge waves crashing against the imposing rocks in Norway.

  • Description

    Item title reads - CAUGHT BY THE CAMERA (NO. 90).

    01:26:30 - L/S of ladies in bathing suits stood around a chef who is using a glass oven. M/S's as he puts a joint of beef in it and the spit starts to turn using the heat of the sun to cook it. M/S as it rotates and we see the mirrors behind which concentrate the rays. He takes it off when it is done and starts to carve it as the girls stand there eagerly waiting.

    01:27:15 - Various shots of canoeists speeding over the rapids during championships in the River Isaar near Munich, Germany.

    01:27:48 - L/S of huge waves breaking near the Norwegian coast. L/S of them crashing over the rocks. L/S of rocks at the North Fjord which are 1300 feet high and emit a booming sound when the waves hit them. Various good shots of waves crashing on the imposing rocks.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1134.12
    Media URN:
    39463
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/06/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:25:00 / 01:28:45:00
    Canister:
    PT 325

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