• Short Summary

    Harry Daves eats, drinks, cleans and takes a nap on rope spread between two mountain peaks.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "WIRE WALKER HAS HIGH TEA".

    Zugspitzen, Germany.

    Close up shot of Harry Daves walking along rope over mountain carrying table, chair and balancing pole. Spectators looking through binoculars from one of the peaks below. Long shot of Harry Daves seated on chair at table balancing on rope between two hills - just cliffs below. Harry Daves drinking. Close up shot, back view, spectators looking through binoculars. Harry Daves picking up plate. He takes something from the table drawer - food? Long shot of Harry Daves dusting table. Spectators on mountain. Close up shot of Harry Daves walking onto rope. Close up shot of a man looking on, smoking. Close up shot of Harry Daves lying down on rope and crossing legs. Close up shot of a man taking picture. Close up shot of Harry Davis pedalling and standing up on rope. Long shot of Harry Daves running along rope to join applauding spectators.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1440.29
    Media URN:
    46991
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/11/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:55:00 / 01:43:55:00
    Canister:
    48/89

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