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Rescued in Mid-air
Rescued in Mid-air

Rescued in Mid-air 1906

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Rescued in Mid-air 1906

8 mins United Kingdom

This lively sci-fi 'trick' film sees a woman (or, more accurately, a man in drag) blown skywards following a road accident to become stranded on a church spire. But all may not be lost, as an elderly, eccentric inventor is called upon to rescue her. With the aid of his bizarre flying-machine (a boat with flapping wings and propellers attached to its underside), can the inventor save the day? Digitisation supported by The Mohamed S. Farsi Foundation

Genres

Science Fiction Trick film

Tags

Airships Motor cars

Collection

Tomorrow's World

Released

1906

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Clarendon Film Company

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