• Short Summary

    Young boys start their high wire training in California.

  • Description

    Lomita, California, United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'Higher Education - Aerialists Start from the Cradle'.

    Various shots of six year old Johnny Winn receiving his first lesson on high wire walking from his grandfather. He tries to balance on a pole on the ground. MS. Another boy of four being thrown about by three men as part of his training. MS. The two boys bow into camera. Various shots of the two boys practising with men on a wire a few feet off the ground. CU. The boys.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 13/12/1964.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    3973.19
    Media URN:
    88143
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:52:00 / 01:42:20:00
    Canister:
    UN 3973 H

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