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  • Short Summary

    Snowy scenes - ice skating and dancing, skaters with sails (like windsurfing on ice), sledding etc.

  • Description

    Introductory intertitle reads: "All you need is one of Mr Buchan's cold spells."

    Panning shot of a snowy landscape with small waterfall. Panning shots of couples skating on ice. A large group of people form two circles holding hands and skate around in opposite directions. We then see a race for skaters with sails - they look like windsurfers only they are travelling on ice rather than water. Some of the contestants wave as they approach the camera. High angle shot of a ski resort. M/S of two speed skaters racing. The camera follows them around a track.

    Various shots of the race. Good close-ish shots of the skaters. Shot from the top of a hill where competitors wait to sledge down. Like a bob sleigh run but the contestants ride simple sledges. Various shots of the sledgers. C/U of a sledger taking a spill.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 622.

    Safety print only.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Eve pictorials
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:46:00 / 01:17:25:00
    EP 145

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