• Short Summary

    Disabled rally in Richmond & Acrobat performs in America.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "PEOPLE IN CAMERA".

    Richmond, Surrey (Greater London).

    Several shots of various types disabled carriages assembling for the rally at Richmond. Mass of invalid carriages assembling for rally. Pan with car-type carriage moving towards camera. Several shots of disabled carriages moving past camera. Crowd watching. Close up shot of legs of disabled man, pan up to man sitting in chair holding crotches. Panning shot of disabled people assembled in their various carriages. Car-like carriage. Close up shot of a woman sitting in car-like carriage, pan to steering wheel. Carriages lined up for start of obstacle race. Disabled man sitting in carriage holding small girl in lap. Panning shot of the race. Close up shot of overweight man blowing up balloon. Close up shot of a woman blowing balloon up. Travel shot, pan with carriages racing to next line. Couple watching the race. Men drinking bottles of lemonade sitting in carriages. Close up shot of overweight man drinking bottle of lemonade. Close up shot of a small girl looking on. Disabled people sitting in carriages at the end of race. Close up shot of a man with flat cap and sunglasses on. Two women in carriages shaking hands. Two men shake hands.

    Atlantic City, United States of America (USA).

    Athos, an acrobat from Norway who can stand on one finger, swings up and stands on his hands. Close up shot of 'Athos' standing on one hand. Close up shot of a hand with fingers extended. He points it downwards onto top of pedestal. Athos takes weight off his feet and swings legs up. Close up shot of his hand and head as he swings up. Takes one of his hands away and balances on the other. Athos stands on one finger then brings other hand in and jumps down.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:15:00 / 01:15:02:00

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