• Short Summary

    Five Germans practice high wire acts which they hope to perform over Niagara.

  • Description

    Italy.

    LV. Towards, performer riding motorcycle along high wire over the water of Adriatic sea in Italy. Another performer sitting on trapeze suspended from motorcycle. SV. Pan to back view of the two. LV. Performer riding along rope up to church tower. SV. Crowd looking up .SV Performer standing on motorcycle. Two others balancing on ladder suspended from motorcycle. SV. Acrobat performing on end of ladder. LV. Acrobat performing on ladder. SV. Motorcyclist kneeling on saddle. MV. Motorcyclist leaning on bike, other acrobats performing on ladder beneath. SCU. People looking up. MV. Acrobat hanging by legs on trapeze. Partner hanging onto his hands, he slips. CU. Little boy looking up; SV. Acrobat hanging by legs from trapeze. Partner held by ropes spinning around.

    (Lav.) (Orig. B.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1443.18
    Media URN:
    47205
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/03/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:32:00 / 01:28:15:00
    Canister:
    51/23

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