In 1902 in a German town there suspended ("flying") railway. This two-minute recording gives us an impression of what life was like back then, throughout the town, and outside of it.

It was shot on 68mm from that railway, providing impressive levels of detail. #history #film #art #moma

kottke.org/20/08/the-flying-tr

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@krinkle @pinkprius here’s one that shows similar footage side by side with what it looks like today: youtu.be/7TqqdOcX4dc

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