• Short Summary

    German skiers ski all the year round on chalk slopes.

  • Description

    Hirschau, Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany).

    German skiing enthusiasts have covered the hill with chalk to enable them to ski in summer. It is not same, but is o.k. - they claim. SV. Skiers going up the side of the hill carrying their skiing equipment. SCU. Feet of the men as they climb. SV. Towards, skiers going up the side of the hill carrying their skis. SCU. Man putting on skis, stands up and takes off. LV. Skiers standing up on top of the hill and they set off down hill. GV. Skiers skiing down hill. SV. Pan, two skiers going past and down hill. LV. Some of the skiers nearing bottom, one falls. LV. Skiers coming down hill towards green meadows they reach it and all pull up. SV. From top of hill, skiers going down hill, away from camera. SV. Pan, skiers tearing down hill, & SV. SV. Skier coming down - he jumps a small ramp, lands safely, comes down onto grass verge and falls over right in front of camera with skis sticking up in the air.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:48:00 / 01:30:35:00

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