• Short Summary

    Tight rope walkers, the Alzana trio, perform act to crowd on playing field.

  • Description

    Title reads: "High Wire".

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots of three acrobats doing stunts on tight rope. The high wire is rigged up on playing fields behind housing estate. Good shots of children and housewives looking up at the performance. The acrobats are the Alzana trio, aka Harold Davis, Minnie and Elsie. Originally from Sheffield, they are performing with circus, "Smart's Victory Road Show".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1329.16
    Media URN:
    43900
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/10/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:14:00 / 01:37:35:00
    Canister:
    NP 56

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