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  • Short Summary

    Eugenio Senoner carries on skiing with help of his own invention, despite losing leg in the war.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Disabled war veteran and champion skier Eugenio Senoner shows off an invention of his which allows him to carry on skiing despite only having one leg. Italy.

    C/U Eugenio Senoner posing for the camera in his skiing outfit, pan down him. Various shots as he walks along on his ski poles, pan up and down him. Various shots as he sits down and attaches small skis to each of his ski poles. M/S as he puts his foot in a proper ski. Various shots as he gets to the top of the slope and skis down using the two ski poles to manoeuvre himself with the proper ski in the middle. Various shots as he skis expertly down the slopes. C/U of Eugenio smiling, he shakes hands with children gathered round him.

    Cataloguer's note: date of item: 1/2/1947.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:49:00 / 01:03:53:00
    UN 1631 B

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