Budget Films

Stock Footage

Gravity Wins

Various shots show early attempts at non-motorized flight. Men, wearing wings, attempt to leap into the sky. Each one fails. Gravity, illustrated. Lots of running, jumping, falling down. A man jumps off a platform testing his wings. Another leaps off a bridge. Futility.

IdentifierCLIP-13445
Duration59 sec
GenreDocumentary
Date20's/1920's/1910's
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