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  • Short Summary

    Searchlights are used to illuminate Niagara Falls at night. Good shots.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Niagara - a cascade of gems. For the first time, big searchlights reveal iridescent beauty of cataract by night. America, (U.S.A., USA).

    M/S as the camera pans across the big searchlights in line placed on top of a building. L/S of the searchlights gleaming across the water. Various shots of Niagara Falls, it is illuminated so the water looks like it is coming down in sheets of light. M/S as the camera pans across the Falls which dim a little. The title is repeated. Various shots of the searchlights in a row. L/S of the Falls lit up.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    744.34
    Media URN:
    35130
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/10/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:18:00 / 01:53:33:00
    Canister:
    G 1543

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