Hunting Wild Duck AKA Duck Shooting Poland 1940

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    Poland

    1948?

    MS Three men hunting wild drake, walking through reeds in marshy area, with rifles. MS Hunter with a rifle walking through reeds. CU. Feet walking through reeds. LS Ducks in flight. CU. Hunter taking aim and firing. LS Dead drake dropping to earth. CU. Drake falling in water, dog swims after duck. CU. Dog with drake in mouth returning to bank. (2 shots). MS Man wading through water in a suit. CU. Man taking off waders, then picks up gun and fires. LS Duck in flight. (two shots). CU. Two men in boat firing.
    LS Two ducks in flight, one hit and falls into reeds. CU. Man in reeds bends down and picks up duck or drake. CU. Man's body from waist down holding bird in hand.

    Note: Date received on original paperwork reads: 28/5/48.

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    British Pathé
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    Media URN:
    66965
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2431.09
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    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:39:00 / 01:32:35:00
    Canister:
    UN 1934 C
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    UN 1934 C
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