• Short Summary

    Sixth form students of Dereham High School in Norwich learning to fly.

  • Description

    Norwich, Norfolk.

    GV. Exterior of Dereham High School, Norwich. SV. Interior, showing girls in classroom. SV. Dick Smith explaining elementary aerodynamics on blackboard, & CU. SV. The girls. CU. Margaret Rushworth. SV. Group of youngsters including Margaret Rushworth walking towards Tiger Moth aircraft with flying instructor Taffy Rich. SV. The group around the Tiger Moth. SCU Three students with Margaret Rushworth in the centre. CU. Margaret Rushworth. CU. Flying instructor Dick Smith. SCU. Student Barry Stiff seated in the rear seat of the Tiger Moth. SV. Showing Barry and Dick Smith who is in the front seat. SV. As Peter Mallender swings the prop of the Tiger Moth. CU. Prop of Tiger Moth. GV. Tiger Moth takes off. SV. Margaret Rushworth seated in cockpit of a Rallye 880. SCU. Taffy Rich seated on wing giving instructions to Margaret. CU. Taffy Rich. SCU. Margaret's hands on control. CU. Margaret. SV. The Rallye taxiing past camera with Margaret at controls. GV. The Rallye taking off. Air view, looking out over the wing of the Rallye. Air to air shot of Margaret flying the Rallye - two shots. Air to air shot of Barry Stiff flying the Tiger Moth - two shots. Air to air shot as the Tiger Moth peals away from camera. SV. The Wallis Gyrocopter with Barry Stiff receiving instructions, & SCU. CU. The prop of the gyrocopter. CU. Barry Stiff putting on flying helmet. SV. The gyrocopter going past camera with Barry at the controls. SV. Helicopter taking off. Air to air shot of helicopter in flight.

    V. Show room salesman showing customer a sports car, & SV. SCU. Driver in car not looking very impressed. CU. Volkswagen engine in car. CU. Volkswagen engine in turbulent aircraft. SCU. Pan from engine to show the customer now seated in the plane. SCU. Customer in plane. LV. The aircraft with the customer operating the controls which move the ailerons. SV. Tail, plane rudder moving. SCU. Customer in cockpit looking satisfied.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:24:00 / 01:03:53:00

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