• Short Summary

    Zeppelin impresses the crowds at German air show.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "GERMAN AIR PAGEANT - attraction of display is release of glider from Graf Zeppelin while flying."

    Germany.

    Military band seated outdoors at the airfield playing. Close up shot of a band conductor. Close up shot of a little boy in uniform waving his hands - conducting. Glider in the air, pilot manoeuvring, showing his skill. Crowd seated outdoors, looking towards sky cheering loudly. Zeppelin with Swastikas on its tail flying over their heads. Crowd cheers. Several shots of the Zeppelin landing. Officers around the Zeppelin, inspecting it. More shots of the Zeppelin in the air - glider is seen flying around it, seems extremely small.

    There is no voiceover for this item - natural sound only.

    Construction name of Graf Zeppelin - L.Z. 130.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    793.13
    Media URN:
    8913
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:03:00 / 01:17:29:00
    Canister:
    34/66

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