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  • Short Summary

    Group on rafts, arriving on shore to a cheering reception.

  • Description

    Himalayas.

    Documentation states the Italian expedition to the world's second highest peak K-2 . The rafts made of inflated goat skins. Deputy leader Dr Anjilino mentioned.

    LS. GV. of the Himalayas, Everest and K-2 pan down to the expedition returning by raft (Shigar river? or Indus river? in Shigar valley? at Skardo). LS. MS. CU. Various shots of the expedition chatting with friends and talking to Sherpas. LS. The members and Sherpas walking away. Various shots of the members being welcomed by native band and natives.
    Hunza Mehdi lying on the stretcher, garlanded by political agent.
    (Pakistani).

    (NOT FOR T.V.) (Lav.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2490.01
    Media URN:
    77552
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1954
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:01:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 2661 A

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