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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of a sea plane waiting to take Austen Chamberlain to Germany.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Mr "in a hurry" Chamberlain. Mr "In a hurry" Chamberlain, famous transatlantic flyer, brings his own "land or sea" 'plane with him from New York on the "Leviathan" and on arrival at Cherbourg "hops off" to Berlin to visit the motor show the same day. Cherbourg, France.

    L/S of the Leviathan with the sea plane in front of it. C/U of the pilot, he smiles at the camera. M/S as he climbs in and taxis across the sea then takes off past the ship. Various shots as he flies over it. L/S as it comes into land on the muddy field.

    Note: we do not see Austen Chamberlain in this item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    768.08
    Media URN:
    35434
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/10/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:31:00 / 01:14:43:00
    Canister:
    G 1547

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