• Short Summary

    French motorbike police, builders use 'copters, lion cubs in Rome and wallpaper design.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "News Flashes".

    GV French Motorised Police School at Sens, France. GV Police in PT kit marching past. SV French police chiefs applauding. SV Policeman doing PT / keep fit display. GV Policemen on motorcycles doing various stunts. GV Policeman going up ramp and leaping off the end, he loses control of the bike and it comes straight towards the camera. SV Bike, policeman and man on the grass. SV Policeman on motorcycle and sidecar coming towards the camera, man in sidecar is holding the sidecar wheel above his head and they are going along just on the motorbike wheels. GV Activities by the motorcyclists. SV Motor bike coming towards camera with five men on it, camera pans with them into back view. SV Three motor cycles coming towards camera with thirteen men on them.

    Bayeaux. CU Man fixing cable to helicopter. GV Helicopter in air, pan down to show roof / skylight on grass. CU Helicopter engine. GV roof is lifted up. Angle shot of the helicopter flying with the roof hanging. CU Roof. SV Roof being lowered. SV Crowds applauding. SV Roof in plane. GV People inside building looking up, pan up to show the roof.

    CU Three lion cubs at Rome zoo being attended by two film starlets, pan up to show them. CU Giraffe's head. CU One of the starlets holding lion cub. GV Crowds. CU Two starlets both holding cubs. CU One of the cub's head. CU Chimpanzee having his head stroked. CU Two girls, one holding lion cubs and the other the chimp. CU Small boy looking through wire fence. CU Lioness in her cage with cubs. CU Lioness.

    Amsterdam, Holland / The Netherlands. Top view of children in school art class. Various shots of children drawing and painting designs for wallpaper for a competition. Good shots of children painting. MV Winning design on wall. MV Shots of wallpaper being printed in factory. Young designer inspects the roll of wallpaper. Various shots of boys bedroom being wallpapered.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:04:00 / 01:03:46:00

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