• Short Summary

    German paratroopers going through tough survival training.

  • Description

    No title. German airmen undergo tough parachute survival training. Germany.

    German paratroopers in training. C/U parachutist lying on ground ready to be dragged by parachute. M/S of parachute as it is billows out. C/U parachutist on ground as he is dragged along by chute. Panning shot man being dragged along by chute. C/U man in parachute harness. C/U man in parachute harness releases seat from under him. C/U another man in parachute harness releasing strap. C/U man about to jump from tower, camera zooms out as he jumps. M/S man swinging in mid-air from tower on parachute harness. Angle shot another man jumping from tower with harness on. Angle shot another man jumping.

    Various shots soldiers wearing parachute harnesses being dragged through icy lake by speed boat. M/S group of men under instruction. Interior of aircraft in flight, man about to parachute. C/U parachutist jumping from plane, parachute opens. Air to air shots parachutists descending, he releases rubber dinghy. Air to air parachutist going down with his rubber dinghy swinging below him, it splashes onto water. Ground to air shot helicopter dropping parachutist. Ground to air parachutist releasing his rubber dinghy and splashes onto water. C/U another parachutist splashing down onto water. C/U parachutist in water. Various shots parachutists in the water, trapped underneath a parachute silk. The parachutists feel their way out from under parachutes. C/U parachutist as he pulls himself about rubber dinghy.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:45:00 / 01:26:18:00

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