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  • Short Summary

    A party of explorers bound for Mount Everest on board their ship.

  • Description

    Mount Everest expedition leaves for India.

    Flash frame shot of a sailor on the deck of a ship. M/S of a gangplank taken from the deck of the ship, several men and a woman climb on board carrying a variety of cases, photography equipment and blankets, one of the men wears a captain's hat. M/S of a group of five men and the woman chatting on the deck of the ship.

    C/U of a movie camera being lifted out of a box and attached to a tripod. C/U of the man operating the camera. M/S of a group of men examining the camera. C/U of the cameraman next to his camera, he opens up the camera to show us the interior. C/U of the man pointing to the inner-mechanisms of the camera. M/S of the cameraman opening up the camera in front of the other expedition members on deck.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:26:00 / 01:18:50:00
    G 1060

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