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Barefoot Skiing

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
2175
Date Released
8 Feb 1971
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Rolls Royce Collapse
  2. 2Concorde Test Rig
  3. 3French Buses
  4. 4Stones & Bridges
  5. 5Surf Master
  6. 6Barefoot Skiing

Story

Story No. within this Issue
6 / 6
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Barefoot Skiing. DESCRIPTION: Look Mum. No skis. Barefoot behind a speedboat, Australia’s champion riders compete for the National titles. These boys have to be on their toes every foot of the way. SHOTLIST: SV pan skier takes running start from bank, pan as he is pulled upright by boat. LV pan skier going backwards & falls. LV skier rolling over on water at speed. SV ditto. LV another skier takes running start from bank - pan as pulled along. 3 LVs pan skier going backwards on one ski. LV ditto & falls off. Pan another skier starts towards and past skier at speed lying on his belly. SV skier rolling over on water at speed (Champion Garry Barton). LV ditto at 137’ puts towing cord round neck, goes onto one foot & does somersault.
Keywords
Sport; Entertainment and leisure; Competitions; Stunts; Water sports
Locations
Sydney; Australia
Footage sources
Australia
Card file number
96781
Credits:
Commentator
Leslie Mitchell
Length of story (in feet)
141
Story extras:

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