• Short Summary

    New speleological expedition goes to explore Pierre Caves in Pyrenees mountains.

  • Description

    Pyrenees, France.

    GV. The camp where the new speleological expedition will set up the site. LV. Elevated shot of members of the expedition about to descend to low ground - they are to explore Pierre Caves at Pyrenees mountains. SV. Man descending ladder through opening in the ground which leads into the Pierre caves. SV. Interior shot of man coming down ladder in between two walls of ice inside the cave. LV. One of the explorers silhouetted against the rock face. SV. Another explorer squeezing along between two rock faces. SCU. Two of the explorers hauling on rope to pull their equipment between the rocks. CU. Equipment being hauled. SV. One of the explorers silhouetted against icicles. SV. More icicles hanging from roof of cave. GV. One of the explorers climbing over rocks inside cave while a fire burns on right of picture.

    (F/G) (Orig. K)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1499.21
    Media URN:
    48848
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/08/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:49:00 / 01:23:17:00
    Canister:
    57/68

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