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  • Short Summary

    Summer holiday makers skiing on kaolin slopes in Germany.

  • Description

    Hirschau, Federal Republic of Germany (Western Germany).

    MS. Ski lift starting its climb up the slope in German ski resort Hirschau which lacks snow. MLS. Some people walking up slope. MS. Ski lift. Various shots of the skiers arriving at top of ski slopes. MS. People in swimming costumes sunbathing. Various shots of men stripped to the waist skiing down the slalom track - they are skiing on Kaolin, a mixture of chalk and sand which is very slippery and similar to snow. Various shots of the people skiing down Kaolin slopes, one woman takes a tumble. LS. Slopes with skiers seen with crowded swimming pool at the bottom.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 21/08/1963.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2671.17
    Media URN:
    79414
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1963
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:25:00 / 01:42:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 3779 F

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