• Short Summary

    Two tight rope walkers are married in the air by a priest on firemen's ladder.

  • Description

    Toulouse, France.

    SV bride, Berthy Omankowski, and best man putting on shoes. CU bride tying up shoes. SCU bridegroom, Roger Decugis, tightening up ropes, & CU. SV priest, Abbe Simon, climbing up firemen's ladder. CU crowd looking up. LV bride climbing rope ladder. Angle shot, bride climbing rope ladder. SV bridegroom climbing up rope ladder with bouquet. Top view, massed crowd. LV bride and groom walking towards each other on rope, & angle shot, & nearer angle shot. CU crowd looking up. LV couple kneeling on wire receiving blessing. CU priest blessing the couple. LV couple kneeling on wire being blessed. CU people looking up. SV couple kneeling and best man hands over rings. SCU people applauding. SV bridegroom and best man followed by bride walking along wire. Angle shot, looking up at bride walking along wire. Top view, crowd applauding. LV bride and bridegroom on platform. Wedding in the air is finished without casualties.

    (F.G.) (Orig "D")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    164.06
    Media URN:
    29454
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:49:00 / 01:17:01:00
    Canister:
    54/40

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