LEST WE FORGET
Various staged shots of WWI "dog fights", some AIR-TO-AIR from plane shooting and doing acrobatics. LSs of stricken plane spiralling to earth trailing smoke. Closer shot of plane crashing to the ground. Various shots of aircraft wreckages on the ground, soldiers moving about, a surviving German pilot. Grainy shot of German ground crew loading a fighter plane with bombs. GROUND-TO-AIR shot of a lone plane flying high. Interior shot of aircraft and of bomb aimer's hand making an adjustment. CU of bomb held against the side of the fuselage. MS of bomb falling away to the ground below.
DARE AND YATES
Studio. <br/> <br/>Comedian acrobats Dare and Yates twisting, turning, climbing on each other's head, hands, shoulders, dropping each other, falling over, getting angry, fighting etc. <br/> <br/>Music - Tumbling Clown. F.D. & Hunter
The 90's, episode 104
01:27 Old commercial for Old Gold cigarettes. 02:22 Galaxy Sweetheart by Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann and Daniel Thalmann. Computer generated animation starring a robot. 07:33 Old commercial for Barbie Sings record. 08:15 Men Against Domestic Violence. Segment by Eddie Becker. Men hold a rally in Washington, D.C to prevent sexual violence and general women's rights issues. 11:04 ?Guns and Women. Joe Cummings reports from an Orland Park shopping mall, where women are going to a shooting range called Target Masters. Cummings investigates this increasing phenomenon of women learning to shoot guns. 14:57 Marlboro Cigarette Commercial. Emphasizes the masculine image of the Marlboro Man. 18:27 Albert Einstein graphic comments on the dangers of smoking. 19:20 Acrobats on Venice Beach by Nancy Cain. 19:39 Greater Yellowstone News segment on deer hunters in the park. By Phil Morton. We follow the hunters as they make a kill and show the corpse. 22:45 Folklore Festival of Morocco by Bart Friedman and Joel Gold. Acrobats perform outside on carpets. 25:30 Letta's Family by the Educational Video Center. Documentary about a family in the Cumberland Mountains of Tennesse. Letta, the mother of the family, speaks about their extreme poverty and about how they survive on potatoes and greens from their garden and live without electricity or running water. 29:23 Uncle Sam Falls by Bill Stamets. A humorous clip where a mannequin dressed as Uncle Sam topples over and people scramble to right him. ACCESS ONLY 36:53 Muddy Waters talks about music. By Michael Prussian. 37:10 Rock and Roll Controversy. Old black and white film clips that highlight the generational gap surrounding the emergence of rock 'n roll. Rock 'n roll is cool, daddy, and you know it!? 41:27 Paul Krassner talks about the Elvis Presley's place in American culture. 44:29 Advice Ladies by Skip Blumberg. Women give advice on the streets of New York City. 44:58 Home video of Leo Goldstein's 99th birthday party. 50:30 Airplane lands. 50:56 Fontano's. Documentary about the legendary Chicago deli and its owners. Mrs. Fontano talks about her traditional values -?only crazy people get divorce!? and Joe Cummings enters in the dining room (the room that is never to be used) with a nervous Mr. Fontano.
group of extreme skydivers coming out of plane and performing acrobatics in the air
1950s NEWSREELS
COMIC TAKES A FEW ACROBATIC FALLS.
United States paratroopers undergo physical training at Fort Benning, Georgia (WW2)
Parachutists undergo physical training at Fort Benning, Georgia during World War II. United States troops exercise on parallel bars and narrow catwalks. They learn acrobat technique to fall on ground without hurting themselves. Paratroopers mass jump from a fleet of aircraft in flight. The trainees land on ground with their parachutes. Location: Fort Benning Georgia USA. Date: 1942.
Pathe
Scenes of Ice Capades; Donna Atwood; comedic and acrobatic skaters
DN-LB-582 Beta SP
Vermont [Ski Acrobatics & Costumed Skiers Dancing Twist]
big - apple - circus - / - hero - actor (12/04/1998)
Circus: High Flying Show
Midi Atlantique
12/28/71 C0023067 / COLOR JOCHBERG, AUSTRIA: A GROUP OF SKI INSTRUCTORS GIVES AN ACROBATIC DISPLAY ON SKIS:
12/28/71 C0023067 / COLOR JOCHBERG, AUSTRIA: A GROUP OF SKI INSTRUCTORS GIVES AN ACROBATIC DISPLAY ON SKIS: LNC 29426 "SKI ACROBATICS" SHOWS: SKIERS OVER RAMP: SKIER OVER WITH TWIST JUMP: CLOWN JUMPS AND FALLS: SPECTATORS 2S: SKIER DOES BACK FLIP OVER RAMP: CU GIRL JUMPER: TWO SKIERS GO OVER RAMP TOGETHER AND DO PERFECT BACK SOMERSAULTS: (SHOT 12/27/71 37FT) GYMNASTICS & ACROBATICS SKIING - GENERAL AUSTRIA - JOCHBERG COMEDY UPITN / 37 FT / 16 COL / POS / R39524
Green Frilly Costumed Acrobat - Bluescreen - 1
Close view of a green frilly costumed acrobat jumping up and down on an unseen trampoline in front of a bluescreen background.
ENERG
Boy in bed, wakes up, turns off alarm. Boy in shower. Boy goes out in sailor suit. Mows lawn. Boy in canoe. Super: Work. Fast motion, boy pushes lawn mower. Boy winds up model plane. Boy sets plane on table, goes out with books. CU clock dissolve. Boy comes home, takes plate from table. Boy outside throws plane, it sails. Boy winding plane. Model plane lands. Boy winding plane. Boy walks with plane. Super: Stored. Model plane in flight. Circus acrobats hoist sandbag. Sandbag, hanging. Super: Potential Energy. Acrobat on seesaw reading paper. Acrobat releases sandbag, acrobat flips onto shoulders of other. Boy at gas station. Man fills can of gas for boy. Boy puts gas in riding mower. Boy starts mower, rides around lawn. Boy in bowling alley. Ball strikes pins. Wrecking ball hits building (NICE, REPEATED!!) Super: Kinetic Energy. Ball wrecking building. Water wheel turning. Gears inside water wheel. Turning. Giant hydro electric plant. Turbines in hydro plant. Man using drill. Boy holds mini wrecking ball. Boy lets ball go. Freeze frame. Ball hits brick wall. Wall falls over. Boy swings ball. Ball swings close to boy's face. Ball knocks into brick wall.
World record: Mont Saint Michel on a thread
TF1 News (Private - August 1982 ->)
Scenes of the opening and closing ceremonies of the 1939 World's Fair in Flushing, New York.
The 1939 World's Fair at Flushing Meadows Corona Park in New York. The President of the United States, Franklin Roosevelt, inaugurates the opening ceremony. British King George VI and Queen Elizabeth of England welcomed by crowds as they visit the World's Fair. Lighted water fountains and people emerging from a tunnel through a water fall. A woman acrobat rides a zip line down into the crowd gathered at the World's Fair. Theme of the ceremony with statue of Trylon, Perisphere and Helicline. Closing of the World's Fair in the fall of 1940 includes a parade and fireworks. Location: Flushing Meadows Corona Park. Date: April 30, 1939.
Chasing The Sun
Chasing The Sun. A theatrical travelogue about an Austrian poster artist traveling to Florida in the 1950s. 1950s, Austria, Dachstein, artist on snow-covered mountain slope sketching dog, artists painting posters in studio, PAA, Vienna, artist carrying portfolio walking on streets, Amerika Haus, artist looking at window display, men carrying suitcases walking on street and into Pan American World Airways office, passengers boarding PAA airplane via rolling stairs, man looking out airplane window, airplane taking off, airplane in flight, New York City, AERIAL Statue of Liberty and Manhattan skyscrapers, traffic and buildings in Times Square, skyscrapers, people walking up stairs from subway, Empire State Building, pedestrians walking on sidewalks and crossing street, Florida, Miami, AERIAL Miami Beach coast, hotels and traffic, car POV driving on palm tree lined street, woman sunbathing next to pool, parrots and birds, people on beach with palm trees, artist seated on ledge sketching Biscayne Bay, car POV city street neon signs lit up at night, Sarasota, night parade, floats of women in costumes going down street, seated bystanders watching parade and applauding as floats go by, women on floats waving, Cypress Gardens, artist seated on bench sketching lagoon, Southern Belles waving to people in boats, boat POV going past Southern Belles waving from shore, brightly colored foliage and cypress trees, Southern Belles watching artist sketch, smiling Southern Belle, artist sketching Southern Belle seated on grass, Monkey Jungle, chimpanzees playing piano and drum set, bystanders applauding, chained chimpanzee and trainer throwing beach ball back and forth, chimpanzee kicking beach ball and doing backflips, chimpanzees wearing Native American headdresses dancing and playing drum, man in audience filming with camera, chimpanzees pretending to be cowboys and pushing toy rifle, blindfolded chimpanzee walking tightrope forwards and backwards, people in cage with monkeys looking at them from the outside, people feeding monkeys through cage, Jungle Gardens, artist seated on grass sketching flamingos in lake, flamingos wading and swimming in water, greyhound racing, attendants leading greyhounds on racetrack into starting box, bystanders watching race, starting box opening and greyhounds taking off, greyhounds racing around track, attendants approaching greyhounds at finish, boat POV traveling through Everglades National Park, men in motorboat with artist looking through binoculars, birds perched on trees and in flight, herons, egrets, spoonbills, pelicans, wood ibis colony, wood storks, artist talking to man throwing food to alligators and crocodiles in pen, crocodiles fighting each other, trainer in pen wrestling alligator as bystanders watch from other side, man prying open alligator's mouth and holding open with his chin, children applauding from being fence, man lying on top of flipped over alligator rubbing his neck and making it fall asleep, Snake Park, serpentarium, large snake statue outside building, trainer hand capturing king cobra as bystanders watch, scared bystanders backing away from snake, cobra being force fed it's own venom, men carrying motorboat from roof of car to water, men traveling in rowboat, men fishing from boat, man pulling fish catch out of water, Windley Key, Islamorada, Theater of the Sea, swordfish and shark swimming, bystanders watching man hand feed sea turtle, stingray swimming, person hand feeding and petting stingray, porpoise show, porpoises doing tricks for trainer and bystanders, porpoise jumping out of water to catch items from trainer, Parrot Jungle, parrots, macaws and cockatoos perched on trees and visitors, cockatoo perched on smiling woman, little girl carrying parrot, parrot show, parrot pulling out nested cans to get out seed, caged monkey pulling out nested cans and climbing on tree branch, caged parrot pulling up bowl, trainer making parrots roll over, trainer swinging parrots holding onto each other, parrot rocking on swing and climbing up chain, trainer making parrot on its head, parrot climbing up and down rope to eat food, artist sketching parrots, parrots talking, parrots looking at sketch, Weeki Wachee Springs, mermaids performing underwater ballet show, Cypress Gardens, Southern Belles waving as car pulls up and women in swimsuits get out, women in swimsuits carrying water skis running followed by Southern Belles, bystanders seated on grass watching and applauding, waterski show, women and men holding confederate flag waterskiing in formation, women dressed in leotards and tutus doing port de bras ballet arm movements while waterskiing, female water skiers dressed in leotards and tutus stopping on beach and curtsying, water skier Don Nicholas waterskiing on canoe paddle, man waterskiing on shoe skies, man waterskiing on bare feet, water ski acrobats doing acrobatics off ramps, clown performing tricks while waterskiing on chair balanced on saucer, clown acrobats performing tricks while waterskiing off ramps, female water skiers carrying red flags waterskiing in formation, artist talking to Southern Belles, artist taking boat ride down Cypress Gardens lagoon with Southern Belles, boat POV traveling through blossom lined lagoon, Southern Belles smiling and waving from shore to people in boat, who wave back
Pathe
Huge crowd attends final night of 1931 Chicago Jubilee
0/00/00 A0011871 TOKYO --- ACROBATIC FREIGHTER DISPLAY. (F - L - ABCD SA 1 &2)
0/00/00 A0011871 TOKYO --- ACROBATIC FREIGHTER DISPLAY. (F - L - ABCD SA 1 &2) ART 178, "FIREMEN'S FESTIVAL," SHOWS: (1) FIREMEN FIGHT OIL FIRE, 5; (2) CLIMB AERIAL LADDERS, 20, (3) STAND ON HEAD ATOP LADDER, 5; (4) STRETCHER CASE, 6; (5) FIREMAN FAKES FALL FROM ROPE, 24. (36FT-- 1:00, SHOT 1/6/65) JAPAN - TOKYO - FIRE DEPARTMENT FIRES - JAPAN - TOKYO (DEMONSTRATIONS) XX / 100 FT / 16 NEG / XX
BABES
DIAPER DERBY Babies readied for race (cute) Line of little babies race Baby crosses finish line, wears crown BABY ACROBATICS Dozens of babies jump rope, send on pole, do somersaults BABY SWIMMING Young boys and girls jump into pool, swim Baby dives off diving board Mom holds baby, teaches baby to swim KIDS ON GOLF COURSE Kids fight on golf course, try to golf, swing till they hit, kid tries to get out of sand trap, parents applaud KIDS SKI Kids on skis, down slopes, many fall down KID RODEO Dozens of kids on kid rodeo, riding tricks Two kids in cowboy outfits wave Mini kiddie rodeo KID EXERCISES Little kids do calisthenics led by fat kid KIDS PLAY BASEBALL Kids race for bats and gloves in pile Kids play in neighborhood sandlot Kid blows raspberry!!! Professional swimmers, baseball, golfers, football montage (NICE)
SILENT COMEDY SHORTS
ACROBAT APPROACHES MAN READING PAPER 7 DOES ACROBATIC FLIP ONTO HIS BACK (PRAT FALL).
groups of parachuters jumping out planes and performing acrobatics.
Green frilly costumed acrobat jumping up and down - bluescreen
Close view of a green frilly costumed acrobat jumping up and down on an unseen trampoline in front of a bluescreen background.