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MFI 400   [Original title]

Country of Origin: Hungary
Year of origin: 1931
Genre: Newsreel
Locations of shooting: n/a

Production Company: Magyar Filmiroda Rt.

Hungarian World News 400.
Released by the Hungarian Film Bureau Ltd. in association with the newsreel of Universum-Film Aktiengesellschaft
Tobis-Klang sound recording system
Basha Ismet, prime minister of the friendly Turkey, and Tevfik Rüstü, foreign minister, arrive in Budapest. (MTI)
{Festive welcome at the station, with brass band}
They are not only artists on the stage, but also in the swimming-pool. Jolly water cabaret of French actors. (Éclair recording)
{Swimming-pool, with audience
Diverse dives from the trampoline
Funny stunts}
Motorbike world record attempt in Tát. Due to an engine defect, world champion Wright was not able to defeat his own world record of 242 km. He only rode 204 km. (MTI).
{Racer starting off, the track
Onlookers on the roadside,
Wright, the motor racer, after the race}
In great pomp, the sculpture of Ignác Alpár, the world-famous Hungarian architect, was unveiled in the City Park. (MTI)
{Celebrating audience
Ignác Alpár sculpture (total)
Géza Ziegler speaks (dubbed)
The interesting experiments of engineer Ömischen with the new air vehicle he constructed, naming it Héliostat. (Éclair recording)
{Balloon before ascending into the air, with passengers' basket underneath
Then after landing}
"A sound mind in a sound body". Sports education in Wünsdorf, Germany. (Universum Film A.G. recording)
:/German voice/:
{Rally of athletes, with sport show. German voice singing during the rally
Fencing, with German commands}
?:/address of László Békeffy/:
{László Békeffi speaks before a curtain (dubbing)}
Hungarian World News
400. THE END

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Sound: sound film
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