Shot in a single take, it is an example of cinéma-vérité.The length of the film was limited by the short capacity of the 1000 foot 35mm film reel, and filmed from a (supposedly) gyro-stabilised camera mounted on the bumper of a Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.9.Remember you are on a State historic site which is under the direction of Wyoming State Parks Division.Individuals who wish to be authentically dressed should adhere to the following guidelines: NOTE: Authentic Dress is required for campers in the Primitive Camp and traders.The film shows an eight-minute drive through Paris during the early hours () of a Sunday morning in August (when much of Paris is on vacation), accompanied by sounds of a high-revving engine, gear changes and squealing tyres.
It is one of the largest mountain man gatherings in the nation.
Come and experience historic Fort Bridger at its best!
Admission for the general public is .00 for everyone 12 years and up. Dogs are welcome, however, please review the dog policy before bringing your dog(s) as violators will be fined.
Well-known landmarks such as the Arc de Triomphe, Opéra Garnier, and Place de la Concorde with its obelisk are passed, as well as the Champs-Élysées.
Pedestrians are passed, pigeons sitting on the streets are scattered, red lights are ignored, one-way streets are driven up the wrong way, centre lines are crossed, and the car drives on the sidewalk to avoid a rubbish lorry.