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  • Short Summary

    Royal Air Force men learn to ski.

  • Description

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    Various shots of a large hotel type alpine building with mountain tops in background. People in front of the house, snow everywhere. Sign on wall reading 'RAF Ski School and Mountain Rescue Training Centre'. Men are seen taking skis and putting them on. Large pile of skis leaning along walls. Brief shot of the men on slopes. Several shots of the men returning to base and taking off their skis. Various shots of the men skiing - some are rather good. This looks like a slalom contest. Some bad falls are seen also. Good shots of the mountains and good slopes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2169.06
    Media URN:
    64132
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:43:00 / 01:13:16:00
    Canister:
    UN 1317 J

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