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  • Short Summary

    People skate on the frozen rivers of France.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Winter's icy grip. The great rivers of France are frozen from source almost to mouth, the mighty rushing Rhone at Lyons solid for first time for many years. France.

    Various shots of the river flowing slowly with ice on top, the camera pans down to the ice. L/S of people skating on frozen parts. M/S of the thick ice on the river, various shots as people walk, run and slide on it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    778.38
    Media URN:
    36328
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/02/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:49:00 / 01:50:13:00
    Canister:
    G 1583

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