• Short Summary

    Sir Hubert Wilkins explains his plans to sail a submarine under the Polar ice cap.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "America. The most daring man in the world! inspired by Jules Verne's famous fantasy - Sir Hubert Wilkins plans to cross under North Pole ice in a submarine!!"

    United States of America. (USA).

    Sir Hubert Wilkins stands with another man in front of his submarine 'Nautilus'. He explains what changes will be made to the sub before it sets off to explore under the Arctic ice. Various shots of parts of the sub. The sub moves away from the dock in heavy snow. Shots of the submarine as it moves out into deeper water.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    765.31
    Media URN:
    7254
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/04/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:21:00 / 01:54:41:00
    Canister:
    31/27

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