• Short Summary

    Family of acrobats - the Karpi troupe - perform tumbling and balancing tricks.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Tumbling Lives".

    Pathe Studios, London.

    Various shots of circus acrobats - the Karpi Troupe - doing tumbling and balancing tricks. The troupe appears to be a performing family - the youngest is a girl of around ten, the others all look like teenagers. The father stands in the background like a ring master. Stunts very impressive and dangerous looking.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1158.02
    Media URN:
    40069
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/09/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:36:00 / 01:03:17:00
    Canister:
    PT 389

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