• Short Summary

    An American inventor proves that a skiff needn't stick to the water.

  • Description

    Florida, United states of America (USA).

    GV. Three flying boats, one just landing (title super over). LV. & SV. Boat being towed behind cameraman's boat. SV. The boat rises into the air. LV. The boat rises into the air showing it flying above other boats. GV. The craft in flight. GV. A water skier passing underneath. LV. The water skier takes a jump over a shoot as the boat passes overhead. GV. & SV. The craft coming down to water. SV. The craft actually hitting the water and skidding along being driven by its inventor Igor Benson. SV. Boat landing (used as the title scene).

    (F.G.) (Orig F.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    587.41
    Media URN:
    31934
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/07/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:19:00 / 01:45:02:00
    Canister:
    56/57

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