• Short Summary

    A parachute tower gives teenagers a ride, then is used by a man for a real, untethered jump.

  • Description

    Titles read: "PARACHUTE PRACTICE".

    Tokyo, Japan.

    Various shots in a Tokyo fairground of a huge captive parachute tower. Two young teenage girls are taken up on it for a ride and drift slowly back down to earth. Then a man uses the parachute tower for real, making a free, untethered jump from it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1208.09
    Media URN:
    15743
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/10/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:42:00 / 01:16:01:00
    Canister:
    PT 550

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