Camouflage Issue Title - Drawing The Line 1939

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    Note: Part of this film was probably filmed in the Pathe studio.

    M/S of specialist at work camouflaging a model of an industrial area. C/U Portrait of William Shakespeare. Various shots using actor to illustrate the scene from Macbeth where the army is camouflaged with branches from trees.

    C/U Modern soldier wearing camouflaged uniform Various drawings of animals that are naturally camouflaged including the chameleon, hare, grouse, fox, butterfly, sea horse, lobster. Good C/U of a potato made up to look like Adolf Hitler.

    Cataloguer's note: The commentator emphasises the need for effective camouflage in modern warfare.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/11/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    42773
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1282.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:37:00 / 01:16:33:00
    Canister:
    NSP 191
    Sort Number:
    NSP 191
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