• Short Summary

    Asian kite inventor, Mr. Mehra, demonstrates his new kite without a tail in Regent's Park.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Wings of Tomorrow".

    Kite fighting at Regent's Park, London.

    M/S of group of adults and children playing with square kites without tails. An Asian man in a turban appears to give them instructions. C/U of kites. Various shots group trying to get their kits in the air. Various C/Us of Mr. Mehra - the Asian man and inventor of the tailless kite. Various shots of Mr. M. doing stunts with kite in front of impressed crowd. Various shots of young men having an airborne fight with their kites, a group of children watch. M/S Mr. M. waving a semaphore flag - "signal for a direct hit". More shots kite battle.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1138.02
    Media URN:
    39586
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:05:00 / 01:06:42:00
    Canister:
    PT 336

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