• Short Summary

    Dutch mountaineers train by climbing buildings.

  • Description

    Title reads: "You Too Can Climb Everest!"

    Amsterdam, Holland (Netherlands).

    Library footage snow covered mountains - Swiss Alps.

    Various shots men training for mountaineering by climbing tall buildings. Top view people looking on. Panning shot man abseiling down building, he swings from one ledge to another.

    C/U man preparing to slide across the street to another building on a rope. He slides across the rope and into a window on a building opposite. Angle shot: another man sliding across the rope.

    Angle shot: a man being lowered by rope with a girl clinging round his neck. Angle shot: men lowering themselves by rope.

    More library shots snowy mountains.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1589.10
    Media URN:
    51302
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/07/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:07:00 / 01:11:01:00
    Canister:
    59/56

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