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  • Short Summary

    Hot air balloons waiting to start a race in Leipzig, Germany. Amber tinted.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Gordon Bennett Balloon Race. Deprived of Zeppelins by allies - German aviators now specialise in balloon contests. Leipzig - Germany.

    M/S of four hot air balloons, the camera pans across the nets holding them down. It pans down to people watching on the ground. M/S as one balloon flies up into the air. L/S as they fly away into the distance.

    Note: this item is amber tinted, there is a shorter black and white version with the same title on *PM0392*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    392.14
    Media URN:
    25118
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/05/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:57:00 / 01:19:34:00
    Canister:
    G 1186

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