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  • Description

    Title reads: "Making an Island".

    Shots of volcano Krakatoa, between islands of Java and Sumatra in East Indies. 7 years ago Krakatoa erupted causing island of Anak to completely disappear.

    Various shots of volcano taken from boat at sea. M/S of boat landing on beach of volcano island. Various shots of scientists collecting ash samples. Various shots of rocky landscape, probably lava that has cooled and solidified. Various shots of sea steaming as it hits rocks around Krakatoa.

    C/U of people in dinghy rowing away from volcano. L/S of sunset. Various shots of massive explosions at sea - library footage of original eruption?

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/12/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    16150
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    945.51
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:03:00 / 01:48:09:00
    Canister:
    37/103
    Sort Number:
    37/103
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    Natural Disasters
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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