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  • Short Summary

    Contraptions for walking on water are demonstrated.

  • Description

    "These are not men of the wild and woolly west - they're the riders of a rough river in Austria - using water boots!"

    C/U of a fast running river. M/S of two people putting on strange canoe-like shoes. L/S of the river. C/U of the two people walking into the water in the strange boots. We then see one of the men surfing the waves in these contraptions. Various shots of the sportsmen riding the waves. Shots of the river are intercut with shots of the wave riders. They use long paddles.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 643.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    902.17
    Media URN:
    15270
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/07/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:45:00 / 01:45:15:00
    Canister:
    EP 154

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