• Short Summary

    People dive from bridge into Yarra River, Melbourne, including an escapologist in chains.

  • Description

    Diving from a bridge. No title.

    Melbourne, Australia.

    Annual water event. Various shots of people jumping and diving off Prince's Bridge and into the Yarra River. The finale is a chained escapologist (called "The Great Levante") who jumps in and releases himself below the surface of the water. (Dublin reel)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1115.37
    Media URN:
    38862
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/05/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:39:00 / 01:42:29:00
    Canister:
    41/43

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