• Short Summary

    American doctor tests out G-forces in a large centrifuge machine.

  • Description

    Johnsville, Pennsylvania.

    SV: Dr. Edward Beckman about to receive injection, prior to making test in Centrifuge. SV. Beckman being fitted with antigravity suit. SCU. Beckman, walks away towards gondola of centrifuge, he is about to test his body under high G-forces. LV. Beckman descending steps and entering gondola. SV. Beckman seated in gondola. SCU. Beckman, Assistants replacing door on Gondola. LV. Towards and pan, centrifuge begins to revolve. CU. Beckman seated in gondola. SV. Graphs recording effect on Beckman's brain etc., SV. Centrifuge revolving. SV. Controller. SV. Centrifuge whipping past camera. CU. Beckman seated in gondola CU. Gondola whipping past camera, into LV. Beckman seated in gondola.

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

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    14.45
    Media URN:
    27041
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/06/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:28:00 / 01:44:15:00
    Canister:
    52/53

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