WAR BALLOON AND TRANSPORT CROSSING THE VAAL RIVER
This film is held by the BFI (ID: 421114).
ACTUALITY. Boer War. A long line of carts and wagons drawn by mules and oxen crosses the Vaal river - one of the wagons has a large balloon attached to it (96ft).
Note: Filmed by Joe Rosenthal c24 May 1900. According to the Warwick catalogue the crossing is Viljoen's Drift.
Refs: National Film Archive, Catalogue, Part 1: Silent News Films: N.86. Warwick cat. no. 5733.
- WAR BALLOON AND TRANSPORT CROSSING THE VAAL RIVER
- Film Gauge (Format):
- 35mm Film
- 96 ft
- Production Countries:
- Great Britain
- ROSENTHAL, Joseph
- Production Company
- Warwick Trading Company