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Flying Skis ONF/NFB


Catalogue Number:  NFB528632
Producer:  National Film Board Of Canada
Producers:  Harry Foster
Directors:  Harry Foster
Producing Agencies:  Columbia Pictures Corporation (New York),National Film Board of Canada (Ottawa),Office national du film du Canada (Ottawa)
Subject:  Documentary, Sports
Language:  English
Country Of Origin:  Canada
Copyright Year:  1951
Running Time:  9


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In this sports short, Bill Stern, an American sportscaster, describes Laurentian sporting events. First to perform is Pete Curran, a professional figure skater and one-time partner of Barbara Ann Scott. For those who can hang on to the traces, the Scandinavian sport of skijoring, in which a person on skis is pulled along by a horse or vehicle, provides fun and excitement. A slow-motion camera follows Alex Foster as he demonstrates his skill. The film ends with an exhibition of skiing.

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