• Short Summary

    New powder based fire extinguisher shown off and ski jumping from Oberstorf.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "News From Germany".

    CU New powder fire extinguisher being showered onto a burning set piece during the demonstration. LV Two men approaching a small burning set piece and showering the powder on to it and extinguishing the flames. GV Roaring flames on a piece of waste ground, the size of an Australian bush fire. LV Smoke billowing up from the burning area. SV Driver jumping out of fire tender. CU He opens side of tender and takes out hose pipe. CU Man pushing lever on tender control panel to start the jet of powder. CU Man with hose fighting to hold it steady as the powder is showered from it. LV Two men extinguishing the bush type of fire. LV More fire on the ground with cameraman in the foreground. GV Fire burning fiercely. SV Men extinguishing it. CU. People in crowd. GV Freight car filled with petrol being fused and flames enveloping it. SV Two men showering powder on the burning freight car. GV Freight car covered with the powder but with the fire now out. (Orig G)

    Oberstorf. GV Pan ski jumper going through the air. GV Skier comes out of hole and sets off down ramp. SV. Towards skier coming down ramp pan to back view as he makes a leap. GV Across the Alps another skier flies through the air. Angle shot Skier comes through the air and lands. GV Pan another skier flying majestically through the air. GV Of skier coming through the air and down towards the ground. GV Skier coming down, lands and falls and skids round and round. SV skier flying through the air lands and falls over in cloud of snow. GV Of ramp, skier flying through the air and landing. GV Skier coming in. CU. Part of the crowds. GV Ramp and winner starting his run, he takes off and flies through the air. GV Pan Russian Kaminski (sp?) flying through the air and landing. SV As the winner comes in. SV Girls clapping. CU Winner of ski jumping competition.
    (Lav.) (Orig. F)

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:32:00 / 01:19:12:00

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