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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Wire Walker" - 58/25.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Wire Walker" 58/25.

    Original newsreel story is not available so cannot compare.

    St Etienne, France.

    GV Henry on the wire on which he stayed for 50 hours. CU Henry, pan down to show his feet moving along the wire. CU Henry on wire talking to a friend who is on a platform. CU Henry's feet moving along the wire. CU Henry's wife feeding him with a spoon. CU Clock showing quarter past three. SV Henry still on the wire playing cards with some friends who are on platform. CU Card on table with Henry's friends seated around, pan up to show Henry. CU Henry, pan down to show card table. CU Sign nailed to part of the platform. SV Henry slips and his friends help him back onto the wire. CU Clock showing twenty to four. CU Henry moving along wire. SV His friends helping Henry onto the platform where he collapses.

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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:30:00 / 01:30:30:00
    58/25 C (Selected Originals)

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