• Short Summary

    Footage of the first stage of airship flight to Rio De Janeiro.

  • Description

    Titles read: "And now for the first of a series of pictures - FLYING DOWN TO RIO - on board the giant liner of the skies 'Graf Zeppelin.'"

    L/S of the large airship being towed out of the hanger. M/S of man carrying tripod smiling as he walks up steps to the ship. Diagram of map of the world showing the route that the ship will take. L/Ss of the ship in the sky. Various shots of the landscape below taken from airship. High angle shots of the Spanish coastline. C/U of gramophone record playing. M/S of man sitting next to it. More high angle shots of rocky coastline. M/S of passenger playing cards. "A further instalment of out unique air-voyage Next Week."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1600.09
    Media URN:
    51340
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    10/11/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:22:00 / 01:16:58:00
    Canister:
    PSP 762

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