• Short Summary

    Prince Philip's mother arrive in Britain - A free show is put on by circus performers in Paris.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "People In Camera".

    Northolt Aerodrome, Greater London. Princess Alice of Greece, mother of Philip Mountbatten (Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh).

    MS CU Princess Alice alighting from plane and waking across the airfield.

    Paris, France. Circus trapeze artists perform above the City's streets.

    CU LS People in a Paris street looking upwards and pointing up into the sky. Various shots of the objects of their attention, two circus trapeze artists performing breathtaking stunts on a tightrope spanning the street between the roofs of two tall buildings. The cathedral of Sacre Coeur is in the background. LS the girl hanging from a crossbar suspended from a bicycle upon which her partner balances on the tightrope, drops a flag which flutters down to the street. There is no safety net.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1183.13
    Media URN:
    28053
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/05/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:53:00 / 01:28:14:00
    Canister:
    47/36

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