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  • Short Summary

    Nice footage shot on board various boats being buffeted by high seas.

  • Description

    M/S of waves crashing over rocks. L/S of yachts out at sea. Moving shot at sea level of yachts. Aerial shot of the yachts. "Father Neptune shows his teeth." High angle shot of the wake of a boat. M/S of waves crashing over the front of a ship. "The toll of the sea" MS of the side of large boat as waves crash over the side. High angle shot of the waves crashing in. L/S of the boat at sea. Various shots of boats being buffeted by high seas. "The thrill of spume and spray - sea fever." L/S of a beautiful schooner (?) - large yacht with very big sails. Various shots of the boat, men at work as she sails, men climbing the rigging, the fall and rise of the sea, spray coming into the boat. L/S of boat moving fast through the sea, the boat cutting through the waves, shots from the crows nest looking down, the crew almost being washed out of the boat by the waves etc. L/S of the boat in silhouette as the sun goes down.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial - issue number unknown.

    Note: there is a "Pathe Pictorial - The End" title on this film.

    Safety print only.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Eve pictorials
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:17:00 / 01:56:42:00
    EP 305

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