• Short Summary

    An Italian cycle that uses both leg and arm power.

  • Description

    Mantua, Italy.

    SCU. Dario Tagnoil with his bike (super title over). SCU. The inventor explaining things to the cyclist who is going to ride the bicycle. SCU. The inventor adjusting something on the handle bars while the cyclist looks on. CU. Handle bars, the inventor screwing on some attachment. CU. Inventor putting chain round sprocket on front wheel. On the end of the chain is a wire that comes up to a fitting on the handle bars. SCU. The inventor talking to the cyclist about how it works while the cyclist sits on the bicycle ready to go.

    CU. Tracking shot of the cyclist riding - instead of holding the grips on the handle bars, he holds two arms which he is pushing up and down and they are working the chain on the front wheel. He is also pedalling with the normal rear chain. SCU. Cyclist on bicycle, shot taken from moving car. He starts to come up behind car and starts to overtake it. He goes past the car cycling very fast.

    (Lav.) (Orig.D.)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:39:00 / 01:15:07:00

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