• Short Summary

    World Parachute Jumping Championship takes place.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Germany. News In The Air".

    Leutkirch, Germany. World Parachute Jumping Championship takes place.

    SV Men folding their parachutes. CU Parachute being put in pack. CU Man putting on helmet.

    SV Men jumping out of aircraft. Pan to show them free falling. LV Two men falling with smoke trails coming from boots. CU Crowd. GV Man coming down and his parachute opens. SV The man coming down. GV Parachutes coming down. SV Two of the competitors very near to each other as they descend. GV Contestant landing. SV ditto. SV The winner, Heinz Schaal from East Berlin, landing. CU Crowd. SV The winner's mark being measured to the centre of the target. SV American jumper Thelma Taylor landing. SV Crowd. SV Thelma Taylor.

    (F.G.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1771.05
    Media URN:
    54696
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:01:00 / 01:05:21:00
    Canister:
    64/69

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